Guest Host: Todd Kliman

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser recently shelved plans to redevelop a former school building in downtown Washington into a space for the arts. The cancellation has provoked questions about the influence of developers and whether the city adequately supports artistic endeavors. We consider the fallout of the decision and debate about the old Franklin school site.

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  • Philip Kennicott Culture Critic, Washington Post
  • Patrick Madden Reporter, WAMU 88.5 News

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