Monday, Mar 17 12 p.m. (ET)

History and the Second Amendment

The cryptic wording of the Second Amendment has been the subject of heated debate among legal scholars and historians for years. Some argue that the Founding Fathers meant only to protect a militia's right to bear arms; others say they...

Monday, Mar 17 12:40 p.m. (ET)

Tolls on our Region’s Highways

It's a word that sends chills up commuters' spines: tolls. Yet a new study argues that tolls are a necessity to keep traffic flowing on our increasingly clogged highways. Join Kojo as we explore the proposal and the politics of paying for...

Monday, Mar 17 1 p.m. (ET)

Human Rights, Politics and the Olympics

Activists are trying to leverage the upcoming Beijing Olympic games to pressure the Chinese government on human rights. But some political leaders in China and Washington say they're violating the spirit of the games. We look at the levers...

Monday, Mar 17 1:32 p.m. (ET)

Sporting Views

March Madness returns to the D.C. region, as local basketball programs are gearing up for college hoops' signature tournament. We look at the teams that are celebrating after "Selection Sunday." Plus, we ponder the Nats' prospects in the...

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The Politics Hour — March 16, 2018

Friday, Mar 16 2018Maryland 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.