Virginia Democratic Party Chairwoman Susan Swecker is in studio. And Aisha Braveboy, candidate for Prince George's State's Attorney, joins us.
In 2002, then-Governor Mark Warner formally apologized to those who had undergone forced sterilizations in the Commonwealth of Virginia over decades in which eugenics laws allowed them. Now, years later, an effort to compensate those who were victim to the practice is funded and underway. We learn how it’s being administered and why finding those affected is such a challenge.
- Marion Greenfield Director of Clinical Quality and Risk Management, Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Most Recent Shows
The number of people living in D.C. is booming, and so too is the number of rats. Kojo talks about how D.C.'s rodent problem is affecting the city and what's being done to fight off the pests.
The federal court judge who ruled that Maryland's public universities were unlawfully segregated rejected solutions proposed by the state's Higher Education Commission and a group representing a coalition of Maryland Historically Black Colleges and Universities for redressing that segregation. We get an update on the case.
A new book, "Chocolate City: A History of Race and Democracy in the Nation's Capital," presents a sweeping view of how race impacted Washington, D.C. for the past four centuries.