Rep. Gerry Connolly of Virginia's 11th district in 2010.

Rep. Gerry Connolly of Virginia's 11th district in 2010.

Wednesday, May 13 12 p.m. (ET)

U.S. Rep. Gerald Connolly

Kojo chats with U.S. Rep. Gerald Connolly about the state of our country's transportation infrastructure - and the investments we're making in it at the federal and local levels - in the wake of the deadly Amtrak derailment.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in a game against the Washington Redskins in 2009.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in a game against the Washington Redskins in 2009.

Wednesday, May 13 12:20 p.m. (ET)

Your Turn

Allegations of a cover-up in the raid that killed Osama Bin Laden. Punishment for under-inflated footballs in the NFL. And efforts to bring the pro football team back to D.C. It's your turn to discuss the day's headlines.

A McDonald's in Times Square, New York

A McDonald's in Times Square, New York

Wednesday, May 13 1 p.m. (ET)

Restaurant Chains And Our Food System

Kojo explores the impact of large restaurant chains on our food system and on public health - from recent decisions to phase out genetically modified foods to menus that no longer include meats treated with antibiotics.

Slut: The Play actress Winnifred Bonjean-Alpart

Slut: The Play actress Winnifred Bonjean-Alpart

Wednesday, May 13 1:26 p.m. (ET)

Slut: The Play

Inspired by the lives of its teenaged cast, "Slut" follows the journey of a 16-year-old girl who was sexually assaulted by three friends. The play sparked a teen-led movement, #StopSlut, as well as a push for schools to address these issues earlier. We speak with the writer of the play and a teen cast member.

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