Mercy Missions (originally aired on May 1, 2020)

Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 806

  • Dec 31, 2020 7:00 pm
  • 52:50 mins

Stephen Puleo shares the heartwarming story of the first major international aid effort, when Americans rescued the Irish during the Irish Potato Famine of 1847. Douglas Smith explains the largest humanitarian operation that you probably never heard of when the United States aided Russia during its famine in 1921.