Virginia women were elected to the legislature in record numbers, but has the #MeToo reckoning reached the state house?
After shutting down the region’s rail system last Wednesday to identify problem spots and repair electric cables, WMATA’s General Manager declared, “This is what safety culture looks like.” But after a fire at McPherson Square last week, the fatal smoke incident at L’Enfant Plaza last January, a crash at Fort Totten in 2009 and a number of other incidents, riders could be forgiven for not knowing or remembering what safety culture looks like. Kojo examines 40 years of Metro history and how the transit system’s bright beginnings shed light on its current troubles.
- Luke Mullins Senior writer, Washingtonian
- Martin Di Caro Transportation Reporter, WAMU
Most Recent Shows
Local neighborhoods have quickly redeveloped to provide new transportation lines, luxury apartment buildings and gourmet grocery stores. But who has access to these services?
The acclaimed author discusses how he got inside Lincoln's head, in conversation with the director of Lincoln's Cottage.
We check in with local conservative and libertarian women about holding political beliefs that may be unpopular in a liberal Democratic stronghold like the DMV region.