This I Believe Beginning in 1951, radio pioneer Edward R. Murrow asked Americans from all walks of life to write essays about their most fundamental and closely held beliefs. Half a century later, NPR, Atlantic Public Media and This I Believe, Inc. are partnering to recreate 'This I Believe' on the air and online.

There Is No Blame; There Is Only Love

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My Husband Will Call Me Tomorrow

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The Designated Celebrator

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All the Joy the World Contains

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Utterly Humbled by Mystery

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The Right to Be Fully American

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Baking by Senses and Memories

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