On Being

Airs Sundays at 6 am & 8 pm
  • Hosted by Krista Tippett

On Being with Krista Tippett takes up the big questions with scientists and theologians, artists and teachers — some you know and others you'll love to meet. Each week a new discovery about the immensity of our lives.

Distributed by: American Public Media

Podcasts

  • Thursday, August 27, 2015 6:00am
    Grace Lee Boggs — A Century in the World

    Chinese-American philosopher and civil rights legend Grace Lee Boggs turned 100 this summer. She has been at the heart and soul of a largely hidden story inside Detroit’s evolution from economic collapse to rebirth. We traveled in 2011 to meet her and her community of joyful, passionate people reimagining work, food, and the very meaning of humanity. They have lessons for us all.

  • Thursday, August 27, 2015 5:59am
    [Unedited] Grace Lee Boggs with Krista TippettThis unedited conversation with Grace Lee Boggs comes from the produced episode "A Century in the World." Chinese-American philosopher and civil rights legend Grace Lee Boggs turned 100 this summer. She has been at the heart and soul of a largely hidden story inside Detroit’s evolution from economic collapse to rebirth. We traveled in 2011 to meet her and her community of joyful, passionate people reimagining work, food, and the very meaning of humanity. They have lessons for us all. See more at www.onbeing.org/program/grace-lee-boggs-a-century-in-the-world/1060
  • Thursday, August 27, 2015 5:59am
    [Unedited] Richard Feldman with Krista TippettThis unedited conversation with Richard Feldman comes from the produced episode "Grace Lee Boggs — A Century in the World." Chinese-American philosopher and civil rights legend Grace Lee Boggs turned 100 this summer. She has been at the heart and soul of a largely hidden story inside Detroit’s evolution from economic collapse to rebirth. We traveled in 2011 to meet her and her community of joyful, passionate people reimagining work, food, and the very meaning of humanity. They have lessons for us all. See more at www.onbeing.org/program/grace-lee-boggs-a-century-in-the-world/1060
  • Thursday, August 27, 2015 5:59am
    [Unedited] Gloria Lowe with Krista TippettThis unedited conversation with Gloria Lowe comes from the produced episode "Grace Lee Boggs — A Century in the World." Chinese-American philosopher and civil rights legend Grace Lee Boggs turned 100 this summer. She has been at the heart and soul of a largely hidden story inside Detroit’s evolution from economic collapse to rebirth. We traveled in 2011 to meet her and her community of joyful, passionate people reimagining work, food, and the very meaning of humanity. They have lessons for us all. See more at www.onbeing.org/program/grace-lee-boggs-a-century-in-the-world/1060
  • Thursday, August 27, 2015 5:59am
    [Unedited] Wayne Curtis and Myrtle Thompson with Krista TippettThis unedited conversation with Wayne Curtis and Myrtle Thompson comes from the produced episode "Grace Lee Boggs — A Century in the World." Chinese-American philosopher and civil rights legend Grace Lee Boggs turned 100 this summer. She has been at the heart and soul of a largely hidden story inside Detroit’s evolution from economic collapse to rebirth. We traveled in 2011 to meet her and her community of joyful, passionate people reimagining work, food, and the very meaning of humanity. They have lessons for us all. See more at www.onbeing.org/program/grace-lee-boggs-a-century-in-the-world/1060