JUNE 26, 2014 WHAT THE FREEDOM 50 MOVEMENT MEANS FOR TODAY’S YOUTH–AND COUNTDOWN TO THE RALLY AGAINST FRACKING IN THE DMV. David Whetstone sits in for Esther Iverem and continues our Freedom 50 coverage with remarks from Dorie Ladner and a remembrance of the murders of civil rights workers James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Mickey […]
JUNE 19, 2014 THE LEGACY OF THE FREEDOM SUMMER OF 1964 FOR TODAY’S YOUTH AND AN INTERVIEW WITH VOCALIST NAVASHA DAYA. High school students who participate in the McCombs Legacies project in McComb, Mississippi are in D.C.to contribute their work to the National History Day competition. And Navasha Daya talks about being an artist and […]
JUNE 12, 2014 VOICES OF THE LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYED: HOUSE REPUBLICANS, LED BY JOHN BOEHNER AND ERIC CANTOR, CONTINUE TO TURN THEIR BACKS ON THE LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYED. We hear the stories of those who have been forgotten. And when it comes to illegal torture by the CIA, the only American jailed right now is the whistle […]
June 5, 2014 THE U.S. SENATE HOLDS A HEARING ON OVERTURNING CITIZEN’S UNITED, WHICH DECLARED THAT MONEY IS FREE SPEECH AND THAT CORPORATIONS ARE PEOPLE. AND GOOD JOBS AND QUALITY HEALTHCARE ARE ON THE LINE IN PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY MARYLAND. Guests and Voices: Regina Barnes and David Cobb. Lots of headlines.