Howard University Provost Anthony Wutoh talks about alumna Kamala Harris' vice presidential nomination. Virginia House Majority Leader Charniele Herring previews the upcoming special session focusing on criminal justice. And D.C. Councilmember Charles Allen talks about the spike of gun violence in the District.
Top officials at the United Nations are acknowledging, for the first time, that their organization played a role in a cholera epidemic that broke out in Haiti in 2010. The disease swept through the country as it was recovering from a catastrophic earthquake, just as the staff of the Kojo Nnamdi Show arrived to report on the disaster. Kojo considers what this acknowledgement means for the future of recovery efforts in Haiti and for the credibility of the United Nations.
- Jonathan Katz Author, "The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster" (Palgrave Macillian, 2013)
- Dr. Joseph E. Baptiste Chairman, National Organization for the Advancement of Haitians, and co-founder of the Haitian Diaspora Federation; Medical Director, J.B Dental Implant and Reconstruction Center
- Yves Dayiti Host, "Konbit Lakay" (WPFW, Washington, D.C.)
Most Recent Shows
The doctors are here to advise. Public health experts Dr. Travis Gayles and Dr. Leana Wen join us to share their expertise and answer your essential questions.
The Republican governor of Maryland writes about bipartisanship during political divisiveness, the 2015 Baltimore protests and beating cancer. We'll hear what Maryland journalists think of the book.
It takes a Senate super majority to make D.C. a state. These statehood advocates say that must change.