Fifty years after King was assassinated, we review King's lesser known legacy and how it is used against activists today.
For the thousands of Muslims in the D.C. area, Ramadan is more than a month without food. Shared meals are a time to join with neighbors and grow as a community and as individuals. For some groups, this means eating healthier. For others, this means dining under certain social justice themes. For Food Wednesday, we explore how different communities observe the holy month.
- Johari Abdul-Malik Outreach Director, Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center in Falls Church, Va.
- Colin Christopher Executive Director, Green Muslims
Most Recent Shows
While there are hundreds of streets named for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. around the country and the region, they are often in economically depressed and racially segregated neighborhoods. We explore Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue in the District, which is about to undergo major development.
Metro General Manager Paul Wiedefeld and Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett join us in studio.
D.C. Council unanimously passed a plan to publicly finance political campaigns. What does it offer district residents?