Native Washingtonian Rosalind Wiseman went to school with mean girls, then grew up to study them and the wider social dynamics of young women. She joins Kojo with former student Alexandra Petri to discuss the complexities of womanhood at different stages of life.
With an execution pending in Maryland, the death penalty remains a hot-button issue in our region. Join Kojo for a discussion of the state of Maryland’s capital punishment debate.
- Cathy Knepper Board Member, Maryland Citizens Against State Executions; also Maryland Death Penalty Abolition Coordinator, Amnesty International USA
- Stephen Bailey Deputy State's Attorney, Baltimore County, Maryland
- Raymond Paternoster Professor of Criminology, University of Maryland
- Gary Christopher Attorney; and First Assistant Federal Public Defender for the District of Maryland
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