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.
Sudan ordered international aid groups to pack up and leave last week, after the International Criminal Court issued an arrest warrant for President Omar El-Bashir. Now aid groups are raising concerns about the humanitarian situation on the ground in Darfur. Join Kojo and his guests for a look at how the game has changed in Sudan.
- Mark Schneider Senior Vice President, International Crisis Group
- Alex De Waal Program Director, Social Sciences Research Council; and Fellow, Global Equity Initiative, Harvard University
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