The Kojo Nnamdi Show

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Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014

U2, Apple And The Value Of Music In The Digital Era

Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014 at 12:06 p.m.

Millions of smartphone users were surprised to learn this month that the rock band U2 had not only made a new album available to them for free, but that it was already loaded into their iPhones. Join Kojo for a Tech Tuesday conversation about the intersection of technology and music.

U.S. Airstrikes On Syria

Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014 at 1:06 p.m.

Yesterday the U.S. launched multiple pre-dawn airstrikes against the Islamic State in Syria. We explore what it means for the U.S. and the region.

The Price Of Progress In Rwanda

Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014 at 1:32 p.m.

Twenty years after Rwanda's horrific genocide, President Paul Kagame is widely praised for dramatically reducing poverty and increasing life expectancy in his tiny, land-locked African nation. But critics say the economic progress comes at...

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Food

A growing interest in vegan cuisine -- no meat, fish, dairy or eggs -- is fueling new menu offerings in our area, from fast-casual to fine dining. We explore the options for avowed vegans and the "vegan curious."

Technology

Millions of smartphone users were surprised to learn this month that the rock band U2 had not only made a new album available to them for free, but that it was already loaded into their iPhones. Join Kojo for a Tech Tuesday conversation about the intersection of technology and music.

Producer's Picks

We explore how some innovative companies are integrating accessibility into their design process, and aiming for "universal usability" for people with disabilities.

Listener Favorites

More than a billion people worldwide have inadequate access to food. And a new report indicates a disturbing uptick in hunger within the U.S. We explore the challenge of combating hunger from a local and global perspective.

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.