What’s ahead for local libraries, citywide services, and summer programming as ReOpen DC begins? Hear from DC Public Library executive director Richard Reyes-Gavilan.
May 27 “Community THRU Covid” with The Peoples Demands DC and ReOpen DC Education
Hear from community members who helped develop the People’s Demands DC and from those involved in planning for childcare and education in ReOpen DC.
Below is an exchange between Community Under Covid host and MPD press office, unabridged and unedited (except as noted to remove email and phone number). Please note that the MPD response focused solely on the options and health of the officers and did not address the health risks to, or rights of, an individual forced […]
Dr. Reed Tuckson on Black Coalition Against Covid and budget visions from candidates for DC Council At-Large, M. Batchelor and M. Goodwin.
How the Black Coalition Against Covid began, what it aims to accomplish, and challenges today — with BCC driving force, Dr. Reed Tuckson.
Mayor Bowser introduced the proposed FY21 budget on May 18. We Act Radio’s next “Community Under Covid” discusses what that document says about the current direction of the District and where we should be headed. We’ll hear from candidates for DC Council At-Large Marcus Goodwin, whose roots are in Wards 1 and 8, and Markus […]
Audio for Stuart Anderson, candidate for Ward 8 City Council seat, begins at 28:10. Audio for WTU President Elizabeth Davis, around 45:00 — Stuart Anderson on Ward 8 and District Issues Stuart Anderson, candidate in the Democratic primary for Ward 8 seat on the DC Council, talks about housing, economic development, jobs, education, and incarceration […]
How are local Muslims managing the holy month in pandemic, planning for Eid Al Fitr, and coping with funding challenges?
UPDATED 5/13 with recordings. Ramadan is at the half-way point, while Ward 8’s DC Council primary race is in the closing weeks. Audio recording here. Facebook video below. More links for first half More for second half Ramadan, Top of the Hour — How are local Muslims managing the holy month in pandemic, planning for […]