Thursday, Oct 08 12:30 p.m. (ET)

Prison Overcrowding

Across the country, prison systems are grappling with overcrowding problems. Now a federal judge is getting involved, demanding that California release 40,000 inmates. We explore the challenge of addressing overcrowding.

Thursday, Oct 08 1 p.m. (ET)

Healing Spaces

Can sunlight and nature cure your ills? We explore what scientists are learning about the link between the senses, the immune system, and our emotions.

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Are Body Cameras Changing Local Police Behaviors?

Monday, Oct 23 2017Police departments across the country are now requiring officers to wear body cameras. But a study released in the District of Columbia found that the camera requirement for officers in D.C. has had no significant effect on reducing complaints against officers or police use of force.

The Politics Hour – October 20, 2017

Friday, Oct 20 2017Montgomery County State's Attorney John McCarthy discusses his efforts to address gang violence. Plus, D.C. Councilmember Trayon White joins us to recap the "grocery march" protesting food deserts east of the Anacostia River.