For years President Andrew Jackson was locked in a battle over Indian lands with a Cherokee chief. NPR’s Steve Inskeep on the history of that rivalry, how it led to the "Trail of Tears" and helped set the stage for the Civil War.
For February’s On the Job segment, Diane talks with current and former taxicab drivers about their work: the rewards, the problems, and what they wish their passengers knew when they get into the cab.
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- Doug Lewis of Ann Arbor, Michigan
- Vivian Borges of New York City, New York
- Earl Ashton of Washington, D.C.
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