StoryCorps Animated Shorts
A More Perfect Union
Theresa Burroughs remembers the battle she fought to vote for the first time while growing up in Jim Crow era Alabama.Read More
StoryCorps Behind-the-Scenes: The Making of “A More Perfect Union"
Travel to Greensboro, Alabama to meet Theresa Burroughs, the indomitable and indefatigable founder of the Safe House Museum and a civil rights champion.Read More
No More Questions!
Kay Wang, initially reluctant to talk, shares tales of life in China, disobeying her mother, and her work as a Bloomingdale’s detective.Read More
The Last Viewing
Allen Hoe tells the story of a chance encounter with a stranger who knew his son, Army 1st Lt. Nainoa K. Hoe.Read More
The Nature of War
Army National Guard Specialist Justin Cliburn remembers the unlikely friendship he formed with two Iraqi boys he met while deployed in Iraq.Read More
Nineteen-year-old Noe Rueda tells his former teacher, Alex Fernandez, about his clever money-making endeavors as a kid in Chicago's Little Village.Read More
John and Joe
Retired firefighter John Vigiano Sr. lost both his sons on September 11, 2001—John Jr., also a firefighter, and Joe, a police detective.Read More
Always a Family
Monique Ferrer remembers her last conversation with her ex-husband, Michael Trinidad, who was killed in the September 11th attacks.Read More