In some neighborhoods in our region — and near many schools — young people face the threat of gun violence on a daily basis.
Last spring, the ACLU issued a complaint about bias against women and lack of opportunities for female filmmakers in Hollywood. Those involved in the film industry here in D.C. say they experience similar issues. This year two film festivals, DC Shorts and Reel Affirmations, are highlighting work by women and aiming to spark a conversation about why disparities persist.
- Paige Morrow Kimball Independent filmmaker
- Melissa Houghton Executive Director, Women in Film and Video DC
- Kimberley Bush Executive Director, DC Shorts and Reel Affirmations
Most Recent Shows
From scooters to buses, local officials, reporters, and activists explore transportation options in the area.
A new report shows that the District has one of the highest teacher turnover rates in the country. We'll dig into the report's findings and hear what it means for students in the classroom.
We hear the latest on Prince George's County schools and education funding in Maryland, and talk to Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax about his political future, sexual assault allegations against him, and this week's primaries.