Despite increasing public pressure to ban the practice, thousands of Colorado's horses will end their lives not out to pasture but on foreign dinner plates. Unless some determined rescuers—and their unlikely allies—can save them.
As the owner and executive chef for Limón, Café Bisque, and his latest restaurant, the Arvada Grill, Alex Gurevich is always on the run. Still, he makes a point to sit down for healthy family dinners several times a week with his wife and two children.
In 1957, the Arkansas National Guard forcibly stopped 14-year-old Carlotta Walls and eight other African-American students from attending classes at Little Rock Central High School. The children—known today as the Little Rock Nine—were among the first to integrate a Southern school after the 1954 Brown versus Board of Education decision. Walls LaNier, now a Colorado resident, shares her memories and gives advice on how to improve education nationwide.
A half-century after being part of one of the most pivotal moments in the Civil Rights Movement, Carlotta Walls-LaNier recounts her place in history. Listen to her describe her experiences in this extended podcast.