Friday, May 07 • 12 p.m. (ET)
The Politics Hour gang sits down with Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli and D.C. Council Member Tommy Wells.
Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu takes aim at a possible nuclear deal with Iran in a speech to Congress. The Justice Department finds bias in the Ferguson police department. And the D.C. Council pushes forward new limits on legal marijuana. Let us know what's on your mind; it's your turn to set the agenda.
Three journalists and six members of the group Zone 9 were arrested and charged last year under Ethiopia's sweeping anti-terrorism law. We get an update on the case as it moves to trial from one of Zone 9's founders and find out what they expect moving forward.
Kojo chats with John Kiriakou, a former CIA analyst and case officer who served prison time for leaking information about the agency's interrogation program.
Across the country a growing movement to "opt out" of high stakes standardized testing tied to the new Common Core curriculum is gaining momentum. We explore debates around testing in schools.
The head of the American Federation of Teachers joins us to talk about what national debates around education reform mean for public school teachers.