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.
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This I Believe

Zapetis reads her essay.

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A God Who Remembers

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The Human Body's Frailty and Splendor

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Warner reads his essay.

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Telling Kids the Whole Truth

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Leaving Work to Watch the Sunset

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Hear Juliet Frerking read her essay

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