Thursday, Oct 05 2017
Gaithersburg’s Lakeforest Mall was recently sold, raising questions about the nearly empty mall’s future. We discuss what new development there could look like, the state of malls amidst changing shopping habits, how transit issues impact new construction projects, and what people are looking for in suburban "third spaces."
Wednesday, Jul 19 2017
Wednesday, Feb 22 2017
Communities across the D.C. region are still sorting out what Donald Trump's presidency will mean at the local level for them. Few of them are approaching these questions with as…
One more year of Kojo Nnamdi on the radio has come to a close and we have hours of audio to show for it. Spend the last days of 2016…
The holidays can be a stressful time, especially if you're staring down a daunting shopping list. But we've got good news: books make an excellent gift for the kids and…
Wednesday, Sep 14 2016
Wednesday, Sep 14 2016
Monday, May 09 2016
Wednesday, Mar 16 2016
Wednesday, Feb 17 2016
A growing number of popular food trucks in the region are making the leap to opening stores while continuing to operate on wheels. We consider the ways in which our urban landscape drives food truck culture and learn about the ups and downs of transitioning from a truck-only business to one with a storefront as well.
Wednesday, Feb 03 2016
So you’ve seen all the Star Wars films multiple times but really wish that there was more out there besides this little movie coming out called "The Force Awakens." Good news,…
In January of 2014, members of the Kojo Nnamdi Show traveled to Ethiopia as part of a group of public officials and journalists on an educational trip arranged by CARE, an…
Thursday, Aug 20 2015
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On this last episode, we look back on 23 years of joyous, difficult and always informative conversation.
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Poet, essayist and editor Kevin Young is the second director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture. He joins Kojo to talk about his vision for the museum and how it can help us make sense of this moment in history.
Ms. Woodruff joins us to talk about her successful career in broadcasting, how the field of journalism has changed over the decades and why she chose to make D.C. home.