A Year with the NY Jets; Soprano Martina Serafin; Russia in America; Child Labor in Tobacco Fields

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Nicholas Dawidoff describes spending a year with the New York Jets. Soprano Martina Serafin on playing the role of the Marschallin in Richard Strauss’s “Der Rosenkavalier” at the Metropolitan Opera. We’ll take a look at Russia’s furthest outposts in the early 19th century, which were in California and Hawaii. Plus, details about the surprising instances of child labor in tobacco fields here in America.