As Election Day approaches in the Maryland, a candidate for Montgomery County Executive and one for Governor of Maryland join us for the Politics Hour.
17-year-old Nabra Hassanen was abducted and killed last weekend in Sterling, Va. as she was walking to her mosque during Ramadan. Local police are charging the crime as a road rage incident. Local Muslims, though, are not convinced that Islamophobia was not at play. We discuss the community response to Nabra’s death, and explore the legal issues around prosecuting something as a hate crime.
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