Healing Honey / Driven Out / Catalina Swim


Healing Honey  Honey has long been celebrated for its flavor and nutritional properties – but as a burn cream for wounded wildlife? Today on Insight, you’ll hear why it is being used to help heal the burned paws of bear cub Li’l Smokey.

Driven Out  "Driven Out," by Jean Pfaelzer, exposes a shocking story of ethnic cleansing in California, when the first Chinese Americans were rounded up and purged from more than three hundred communities during the late 1800s. But the Chinese fought back - with arms, strikes, lawsuits - and by flatly refusing to leave.

Catalina Swim  Two Sacramento women are planning to swim the 20 miles from Long Beach to Catalina Island next week. You'll hear what it takes to make it.

 
Friday, August 1, 2008