Maryland Senator Ben Cardin joins us to talk about the youth movement against gun violence, Russian sanctions, and more. D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh shares her thoughts on relief for high water bills and news that D.C. Public Schools is taking over an all girls charter school.
They’re the stories that often get lost in the sweeping history of a war — the family tragedies, the personal decisions that forever change the lives of future generations. That’s the sort of story that Tahmima Anam tells in her debut novel, set in Bangladesh during that nation’s war of independence. Kojo talks with Anam about her book and how her work in social anthropology inspired a work of fiction.
- Tahmima Anam Author, "A Golden Age" (Harper Collins)
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