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.
Guest Host: Matt McCleskey
Most Americans don’t know the factors that led to the Spanish American war. But they would recognize the men and the mindset leading the charge. How social forces created a hunger for war, almost regardless of the enemy. And what one ‘war of choice’ can teach us about fighting others.
- Evan Thomas Award-winning journalist; and author of "The War Lovers: Roosevelt, Lodge, Hearst, and the Rush to Empire 1898"
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