Monthly Archives: September 2009

Interview with President Jimmy Carter: Cuba


In the final episode of a five-part series, former President Jimmy Carter examines human rights and the United States, using Cuba as an example. Learn more about the United States and Cuba in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com. Advertisements

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How Blackbeard Worked


Better known as Blackbeard, Edward Teach (or, alternately, Thach) started out as a lowly privateer. Listen in as Katie and Sarah explore the facts behind the legendary pirate — as well as the history of piracy — in this podcast … Continue reading

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Interview with President Jimmy Carter: Human Rights


In the fourth episode of a five-part series, former President Jimmy Carter examines human rights and the foreign policy goals of the United States. Learn more about the United States and human rights in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

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Madame de Maintenon and Louis XIV


As the Sun King, Louis XIV ruled France for over 70 years. Yet even a king can’t get everything he wants. Learn about Louis’ secret marriage to Madame de Maintenon — and why it was secret — in this podcast … Continue reading

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Interview with President Jimmy Carter: Camp David Accords


In the third episode of a five-part series, former President Jimmy Carter looks back on his work forging the Camp David Accords. Learn more about international negotiation in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

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How the Shootout at the OK Corral Worked


The infamous shootout at the OK Corral has been immortalized in American culture — but what’s the real story behind the legend? Join Katie and Sarah as they explore the events that led up to this famous shootout in this … Continue reading

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Interview with President Jimmy Carter: Free Elections


In the second episode of a five-part series, former President Jimmy Carter details the Carter Center’s work supporting free elections and fighting disease across the globe. Listen in and learn more in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

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