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Small Businesses And Technology

Tuesday, Sep 10, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Time and money are often in short supply for small business owners, and investing in technology doesn't always rise to the top of their priority lists. We consider new options for small businesses on the tech front, with a look at local programs and national trends.

Foreclosure Free-For-All In The District

Monday, Sep 9, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

For several decades now, the D.C. government has sold the debts of homeowners behind on tax bills to private investors, who can then charge sky-high interest rates and fees and pursue forecloses on the properties.

The Politics Hour - Sept 6, 2013

Friday, Sep 6, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

D.C. Democratic mayoral candidate Muriel Boswer joins the Politics Hour team in the studio.

The Politics Hour - Aug 30, 2013

D.C. Democratic mayoral candidate Jack Evans joins the Politics Hour gang in the studio.

D.C. Fire & Emergency Chief Kenneth Ellerbe

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services Chief Kenneth Ellerbe joins us in the studio to take your questions and calls.

The Politics Hour - Aug 23, 2013

Mark Herring, Virginia's Democratic candidate for attorney general, joins the Politics Hour crew in the studio.

50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington

Thursday, Aug 22, 2013 at 1:20 p.m.

Fifty years ago final preparations for the "March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom" were underway. We talk with speechwriter Clarence B. Jones and Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton about their recollection of that day and the way ahead for the civil rights movement.

D.C.'s Dunbar High, America's First Black Public High School

Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

Kojo sits down with journalist and author Alison Stewart to explore the history of D.C.'s Dunbar High School, the first public high school in America for black students.

The Politics Hour

Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

Are D.C. Police Spying On Protesters?

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

D.C. activists have long suspected that police were infiltrating their meetings. Now, lawyers for an anti-sweatshop say they have evidence, courtesy of social media.

The Money Network Behind D.C.'s "Shadow Campaign"

Monday, Aug 12, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

We talk with Washington Post reporter Nikita Stewart about the local D.C. businessman at the center of a federal investigation and how his money is connected to campaigns far beyond the District.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Aug 9, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Mark Obenshain, Virginia's Republican candidate for attorney general, and Montgomery County Executive "Ike" Leggett join The Politics Hour team.

A Survey Of The D.C. Museum Landscape

Thursday, Aug 8, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Museums in and around D.C. house historic collections and great works of art that simultaneously draw tourists and support local community programs. We consider the challenges, and opportunities, of operating a museum in a unique cultural landscape and explore implications of recent shakeups on the museum scene.

Foreign Investors Snap Up D.C. Real Estate

Monday, Aug 5, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Investors from Abu Dhabi to Norway, Qatar to Korea are buying office buildings and development projects in D.C. We explore what booming foreign investment means for the city.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Aug 2, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray (D) joins the Politics Hour crew in the studio.

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