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Nelson Mandela Marks 20 Years Of Freedom : NPR.

February 11, 2010

A joyous celebration of a man and his persistent belief in universal freedom and equality. This piece includes sound bytes from moving speeches Mandela made both before and after his 27-year prison sentence.

Artists Break Down Barriers Between India, Pakistan : NPR.

February 11, 2010

Two of the biggest media groups in Pakistan and India have orchestrated an attempt at a peace initiative called Quest for Peace. The goal is to bring the two nations together through music, literature; and other cultural and business interactions. They held one of their first conferences last week, and Steve Inskeep speaks to Mohsin Hamid who attended the meeting.