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A Boxelder tree along Rock Creek.

A Boxelder tree along Rock Creek.

Thursday, Nov 27 2014

Rock Creek Park: Past, Present And Future (Rebroadcast)

Rock Creek Park celebrates its 125th anniversary next year. We speak with two local experts with books about the history, flora, and fauna that abound in Washington's "backyard."

Wednesday, Nov 26 2014

Forging and Maintaining Adult Friendships

The health benefits — both mental and physical — of friendships are myriad. But as we get older it becomes increasingly difficult to forge lasting bonds with new people. We consider the ways communication, emotions and our phase of life effect our relationships with friends.

Volunteers at a soup kitchen.

Volunteers at a soup kitchen.

Wednesday, Nov 26 2014

Feeding the Hungry

We check in with three local soup kitchens on the eve of Thanksgiving to look at who they're serving and how their programs and clients have changed in recent years.

Armenians are marched to a nearby prison in Mezireh by armed Turkish soldiers. Kharpert, Armenia, Ottoman Empire, April, 1915.

Armenians are marched to a nearby prison in Mezireh by armed Turkish soldiers. Kharpert, Armenia, Ottoman Empire, April, 1915.

Tuesday, Nov 25 2014

Meline Toumani: “There Was And There Was Not”

A journalist by training, Meline Toumani shocked friends and family by moving to Turkey and embarking on a journey to understand a people and a country she'd been taught were the enemy. The result is "There Was and There Was Not," part political history, part deeply personal memoir.

A group of women protest Phi Kappa Psi at the University of Virginia after a Rolling Stone article uncovered an alleged gang rape and other sexual assaults on campus.

A group of women protest Phi Kappa Psi at the University of Virginia after a Rolling Stone article uncovered an alleged gang rape and other sexual assaults on campus.

Tuesday, Nov 25 2014

Sexual Assault At UVA

The Rolling Stone writer who described a gang rape and other sexual assaults at the University of Virginia joins Kojo to look at the challenges of treating rape as a violent crime.

Warrent Officer Mike Tillery watches as Spc. Christine Kaipat sets up a connection during Cyber Endeavor, a smaller exercise within Combined Endeavor 11 in Grafenwoehr, Germany, Sept. 14 2011.

Warrent Officer Mike Tillery watches as Spc. Christine Kaipat sets up a connection during Cyber Endeavor, a smaller exercise within Combined Endeavor 11 in Grafenwoehr, Germany, Sept. 14 2011.

Tuesday, Nov 25 2014

Shane Harris: “@War” On Cyber Spying And Security In America

Kojo talks with Shane Harris, a national security writer now at The Daily Beast, about the mushrooming "military-Internet complex" and what's happening on the front lines of cyber warfare.