Monday, Jan 19 12 p.m. (ET)

Guided Tour of the Civil Rights Era (Rebroadcast)

The history of the civil rights movement is all around us -- in the stories of individual activists and the physical sites that commemorate the era. Join Kojo as he discusses the forgotten stories of the civil rights movement with Charlie...

Monday, Jan 19 12:39 p.m. (ET)

The Bard of DC (Rebroadcast)

George Pelecanos writes gripping crime stories in novels and on TV's The Wire. His latest book is based on an actual violent incident that occurred in Montgomery County in the early 1970s. He joins Kojo to talk about the way our...

Monday, Jan 19 1 p.m. (ET)

Transracial Adoption (Rebroadcast)

Thousands of American children of all races and ethnicities are in temporary foster care, waiting for families to permanently adopt them. Federal laws limit the consideration of race in the adoption processes for these children. But a new...

Monday, Jan 19 1:33 p.m. (ET)

Junot Diaz (Rebroadcast)

Until recently, Junot Diaz was just a respectable short-story writer with a day job teaching creative writing to the tech-heads at MIT. Now, Diaz is a Pulitzer Prize-winning fiction author. He joins Kojo to discuss growing up in New...

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