DC

The District's Political Crisis: What Comes Next?

Thursday, Jul 19, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

A new Washington Post poll finds that a majority of District residents believe Gray should resign. It's Your Turn to weigh in on the political crisis in the District.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jul 13, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Irvin Nathan, the attorney general for the District of Columbia, joins the Politics Hour gang in the studio.

"Snow-Storm in August:" D.C.'s First Race Riot

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

In 1835, a drunken slave entered his mistress' bedroom with an axe, setting in motion events that would lead to Washington's first race riot. We learn about the fascinating, and nearly forgotten, characters involved in the incident and its aftermath.

Traffic Camera Technology

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Traffic cameras have polarized communities. But new high tech systems may be changing our driving habits. Tech Tuesday explores how automated camera systems work.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jul 6, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and the Politics Hour gang chat with D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton (D) and Montgomery County Executive "Ike" Leggett (D).

Future Of The Silver Line

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

Extending rail service to Loudoun County is about more than transportation. We explore the political and societal aspects of the Silver Line.

Strolling Through History: Civil War Tourism Around DC

Monday, Jul 2, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

As the nation marks the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, we explore well-known and well-hidden landmarks in the Washington region.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 29, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood analyze the week's action at the U.S. Supreme Court from a local perspective.

Supreme Court Upholds Federal Health Care Law

Thursday, Jun 28, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Analysis of today's Supreme Court ruling, which largely upheld the Obama administration's signature health care law.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 22, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom chat with D.C. Council Member Michael Brown, I-At Large.

"Bad Brains: A Band in DC"

Thursday, Jun 21, 2012 at 1:06 p.m.

Kojo chats with a member of the legendary D.C. hardcore band Bad Brains and the directors of a new documentary about the group.

Revitalizing Union Station

Monday, Jun 18, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

There are a lot of changes underway at Union Station. We talk with the president of the Union Station Redevelopment Corporation about what's in store.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 15, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and Tom Sherwood chat with Phil Mendelson, interim chair of the D.C. Council.

Resurrecting The Chesapeake's Culinary History

Wednesday, Jun 13, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Chef Spike Gjerde is trying to reconnect eaters to our region's rich culinary history. Few other restaurants can and pickle their own locally grown produce for use later in the year. And even fewer convince local farmers to start growing once popular but now unknown vegetables.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Jun 8, 2012 at 12:06 p.m.

Kojo and the gang analyze the resignation of D.C.'s second-highest elected official, Council Chairman Kwame Brown.

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.