Montgomery County Councilmember Marc Elrich is running for County Executive with public financing and plans to take on developers. Kim R. Ford is challenging fourteen-term Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton for her seat. We talk to both of them about their campaigns and look at the biggest political news of the week.
His stand against Soviet Communism landed him in prison, and the annals of literary history. Alexander Solzhenitsyn, who exposed the tyranny of Soviet rule in classics such as “One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich” and “Gulag Archipelago”, died this week at the age of 89. We speak with legendary broadcaster Marvin Kalb about Solzhenitsyn’s legacy.
- Marvin Kalb Edward R. Murrow Professor Emeritus, The Kennedy School of Government and The Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy, Harvard University
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