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.
Filmmaker Ari Folman was an Israeli soldier in 1982, when he witnessed a notorious war crime in Beirut, Lebanon. But for more than two decades, he struggled to remember key details about what he saw. In his newest documentary, “Waltz with Bashir,” he interviews his friends and fellow soldiers who also witnessed the incident — and explores how and why we forget. Folman joins Kojo to discuss his story and a controversial chapter in Israeli history.
- Ari Folman Writer and Director, "Waltz With Bashir"
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