The National Gallery of Art has one of the largest art collections in America. But how diverse are the artists?
Guest Host: Dan Reed
Thanksgiving is traditionally a time for gathering with family. Some people in the region, though, use it as an opportunity to get together with friends. Friendsgiving is a phenomenon where people have potluck-style dinners before, on, or after Thanksgiving. Sometimes people participate because they are physically far from their families, or because they don’t get along with them. And some go to both their family’s Thanksgiving celebration and a Friendsgiving gathering. We explore what Friendsgiving looks like in the region and how people create new traditions for old holidays.
Produced by Mark Gunnery
- Hosan Lee Tech entrepreneur from Washington, D.C.
- Amanda Sundstrom Host of an annual Friendsgiving gathering
- Felicity Amos Host of an annual Friendsgiving gathering
Most Recent Shows
Restoring late-night Metrorail service would help workers in the hospitality industry, proponents say, but opponents say it could lead to daytime delays and a financial loss for WMATA.
The Montgomery County Students for Change started organizing last year around gun control. Now, they're tackling civic engagement and school segregation, too.
New York organizers are celebrating Amazon's decision to not move part of its second headquarters to Queens. What are Washington-area activists doing to oppose Amazon's move to to Northern Virginia, and what do they hope to see from local officials?