Author Patrick Creed ("Firefight: Inside the Battle to Save the Pentagon on 9/11") is interviewed. Also: National Pro Fastpitch player Amy Harre and All-American Girls Professional Baseball League alum Ruth Hartman.
SSgt. Anthony Kelly and Philadelphia Inquirer writer Tom Infield discuss Kelly's experiences serving in Iraq; blind educator Sabriye Tenberken recounts her climb up Mount Everest with six blind Tibetian students, recorded in the documentary "Blindsight."
Frida Kahlo biographer Hayden Herrera ("Frida") discusses the Philadelphia Museum of Art's exhibition of the artist's work; microcredit pioneer---and 2006 Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus discusses hunger, poverty and inequality.
Pennsylvania's death penalty is discussed by Villanova law professor Anne Bowen Poulin and Philadelphia deputy DA Ron Eisenberg. Also: Prison overcrowding is discussed by attorney David Rudovsky and Philadelphia Prison System commissioner Leon King.