The journalist Charnice Milton was killed two years ago by crossfire from a drive-by shooting in Southeast Washington. Now community advocates in the area are opening a bookstore to honor her memory, promote literacy and address book deserts in neighborhoods East of the Anacostia River
Guest Host: Frank Stasio
Unfortunate but true. Recent statistics show the District of Columbia has the lowest level of literacy proficiency in the nation. A discussion of local efforts to combat illiteracy.
- K. Brisbane Former Adult Education Director, D.C. State Education Agency
- Erin Carney Executive Director, Literacy Volunteers of America - National Capital Area
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