Monday, Jun 16 12 p.m. (ET)

High School Grading Debate

As school lets out for the summer and teachers prepare report cards, a debate is simmering in Fairfax County over what it takes to get an A. Some parents are worried that a tough grading scale makes their kids less competitive for college...

Monday, Jun 16 1 p.m. (ET)

Kosher Ethics

A recent immigration raid at the country's largest kosher slaughterhouse has fueled a long-simmering debate: If food meets the strict rules elaborated in religious texts, does it matter how food arrives at our plates? And where do workers'...

Monday, Jun 16 1:37 p.m. (ET)

The Fortune Cookie Chronicles

She tracked down writers of fortune cookies, figured out why Chinese food take-out containers are different on the East Coast vs. the West Coast, and even got to the bottom of a DC-based kosher Peking Duck scandal. Meet New York Times...

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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.