Maryland 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.
Guest Host: Marc Fisher
It’s a corner of Washington, D.C. with rich history, abundant green space and diverse communities. But most citywide discussions about Ward 8 focus on crime and poverty. Now, a fresh wave of local bloggers is trying to change the conversation. We talk with three Ward 8 bloggers about their neighborhoods, and how they’re using the Internet to strengthen local communities.
- David Garber Author, "And Now, Anacostia"
- Susan Kennedy Author, "Barry Farm (Re)Mixed"
- Nikki Peele Author, "Congress Heights On The Rise"
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