Moth Stories

Stories marked with tag "Politics"

15:09
From Princeton to Prison: The Rise and Fall of My American Dream

by Mahmoud Reza Banki

An Iranian man living in the United States is wrongly accused of a crime.

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14:18
Voting Day

by Juliette Holmes

A woman learns the value of voting after a conversation she has with her mother. 

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09:18
Birth of a Nation

by Petina Gappah

Social upheaval in the early days of Zimbabwe.

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14:01
The Difficult Truth of Art

by Holly Hughes

In 1990 Holly Hughes was awarded her biggest career success yet: an NEA artist grant. But when the grant was revoked by Congress, Holly ends up in front of the Supreme Court.

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20:21
President Clinton and the Egg Timer

by Mark Katz

A political speechwriter risks his job for a joke.

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