WAMU 88.5 : The Kojo Nnamdi Show

Religious Groups Unite On Immigration

They've come together at the White House to risk arrest for a cause that unites them: pastors, rabbis and bishops speaking out on immigration. As the nation grapples with a flood of undocumented migrants--including many unaccompanied children--the faith community is mobilizing to help these individuals and pressure Congress and the president for more humane policies. We explore the role faith groups are playing in the national immigration debate.

NPR

Chess Wars: 20 Inmates, 5 Weeks, 1 Champion

Deep in the woods of New Hampshire, 20 inmates are engaged in a fierce chess tournament in a secluded prison. The prize may be just a paper certificate, but even then, winning means a lot.
NPR

Birmingham Chefs Test Appetite For New Flavors With Supper Clubs

Pop-up dining experiences are cropping up across the country. While diners savor an exclusive meal, chefs get to try out recipes and gauge the local market for their food before opening a restaurant.
NPR

Court Orders Government To Explain The Holdup With 7,000 Clinton Emails

A federal judge wants the Department of Justice to formally explain why it hasn't been able to meet a deadline set for releasing all of Hillary Clinton's emails from her time as secretary of state.
NPR

Password Security Is So Bad, President Obama Weighs In

In unveiling a sweeping plan to fund and revamp cybersecurity, the president asks citizens to consider using extra layers of security besides the password.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.