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.
Economics has long been known as the “dismal science”, a discipline focused on cold numbers and jargon. But Nobel prize winner Amartya Sen is the rare economist, whose writings about global poverty and development are grounded in ideas like freedom and identity. Sen discusses his latest book, a look at the idea of social justice.
- Amartya Sen Nobel Prize Winning Economist (1998); Lamont University Professor of Economics and Philosophy, Harvard University; and author of "The Idea of Justice" (Harvard Univ. Press)
Most Recent Shows
Facing Calls For Dismissal, Prince George’s Schools CEO Kevin Maxwell Attends To Crisis Of Confidence
An investigation into Prince George's County Public Schools last fall found inflated graduation rates, too many excused absences and overly lax grading. How will the county fix its school's problems?
We check in with D.C.'s police chief to discuss his first year of policing the nation's capital.
80 degree days, windstorms, floods, droughts and bomb cyclones. We're all coping with a changing climate, but what happens when your livelihood depends on the weather?