Tuesday, Jul 07 • 12 p.m. (ET)
Ads that stalk you on every device. Drones that trespass on your property. And companies that spy on your email in-box. The Computer Guys and Gal are here to explain.
Tuesday, Jul 07 • 1 p.m. (ET)
Kojo chats with Freeman Hrabowski, the president of University of Maryland, Baltimore County, about the future of higher education - and what he's doing to steer African-American students into science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Monday, Jul 06 • 1 p.m. (ET)
Finding a job is a fraught process, even in the best of times. Now, as our economy continues to rebound, hiring is ramping up and so are the number of tools companies have at their disposal to evaluate candidates. From familiar, long-used personality tests to new algorithms that aim to find the right long-term hire, we consider the new landscape job-seekers and managers must navigate with Howard Ross.
Monday, Jul 06 • 12:25 p.m. (ET)
The D.C. Council has taken steps to accelerate tax cuts for all income earners. They're part of a broader overhaul of the city's tax levels, but some council members argued there wasn't enough time for a rigorous debate about the new schedule. We explore the debate over cutting taxes for D.C. residents and how it affects the city's ability to pay for critical local services.
Monday, Jul 06 • 12 p.m. (ET)
According to a report released last week, the number of deaths related to HIV/AIDS has dropped significantly in the nation's capital. But the data also found that more than 2 percent of the city's population is living with the disease — levels that still quality as epidemic.
Thursday, Jul 02 • 1 p.m. (ET)
Join us for our annual conversation about the best summer books for kids and young adults.
Thursday, Jul 02 • 12:17 p.m. (ET)
In the same month that the Women's World Cup pulled in record numbers of viewers, a study revealed that ESPN's SportsCenter spent 2 percent of airtime on women's sports, the same as in 1999. We explore the lack of media coverage of female athletics, and the broad effects of the amount and framing of that coverage.
Thursday, Jul 02 • 12 p.m. (ET)
The Washington Navy Yard was put on lockdown this morning after reports of possible gun shots. Federal officials have now issued an "all clear" for the area, but questions remain about what provoked the heavy response from law enforcement.