50 years ago, the Poor People's Campaign advocated for economic justice for poor Americans. What does that fight look like today?
After two winter months without snow, the D.C. region braces for its first major snowfall. Kojo debriefs with an official responsible for roads and a weather editor –two Washingtonians who don’t get the day off on a “snow day.”
- Richard Dorsey Chief of Highway Services, Montgomery County Department of Transportation
- Ellen Kamilakis Spokesperson, Virginia Dept. of Transportation; @VaDOT
- Christopher Shorter Director, D.C. Department of Public Works; @DCDPW
- Jason Samenow Weather Editor, Washington Post and Chief Meteorologist for the Capital Weather Gang; @capitalweather
Most Recent Shows
We discuss the results of Washington, D.C.'s primaries, look forward to November's general election, and talk about the District's decision on the contentious Initiative 77.
The unpaid rite of passage known as the internship has evolved under pressure and lawsuits, and now many organizations pay all interns for their work. The U.S. Senate will soon follow suit.
Juneteenth commemorates the day the last slaves were freed in Texas. How does the region celebrate this holiday?