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In his six-hour series, Africa’s Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a look at the history of Africa, from...
Virginia educators gathered in Richmond for the first “Teachers of Color” summit. Organized by the Virginia Education...
A collaboration in Richmond examines how dance can be used to create community and foster dialogue. The partnership between VCU,...

From 88.9 WCVE and NPR News

On party line votes in both houses the General Assembly has passed a bill that would require localities to cooperate with the Federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency to the fullest extent allowed by Federal Law. 

Republican Senator Bill Stanley of Franklin spoke about one of his law clients who was in the U.S. illegally and was blackmailed into assisting drug cartels.

After Slavery, Searching For Loved Ones In Wanted Ads

In the waning years of the Civil War,...

After Making History In Space, Mae Jemison Works To Prime Future Scientists

At the Oscars this weekend, one spotlight will...

In Israel, Some Wonder Where The Outrage Is Over U.S. Anti-Semitic Acts

News of recent anti-Semitic acts in the U.S...

Local Music

Langston Hughes published the 800-line poem “Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz” in 1961. One of his most ambitious works, the poem touches on so many different things that it’s very hard to describe in a few sentences. In large part, it’s a meditation on the struggle for freedom in the U.S.

Virginia Opera Presents Weber's Der Freischutz

Carl Maria von Weber is known as the “founder...

More Newness & Goodness

Coming up on this week’s World Music...

Local Arts

The Art Assignment explores the great city of Richmond, Virginia, and thinks about its history as well as its present.

Art Trip: Washington D.C.

From PBS Digital Studios –...

Discover University Or College Art Museums And Galleries

Large contemporary art museums are great...

What To Watch

Victoria

With a child on the way, Victoria must choose a regent in case she dies during childbirth.

New York City Ballet Symphony In C

Enjoy two classic ballets by George Balanchine...

NOVA: Why Trains Crash

Trains are essential for moving freight and...

Spy in the Wild, A Nature Miniseries: Bad Behavior

Spy Creatures infiltrate the underground world...

Science Matters

Vision is a pretty important aspect of life for many creatures on Earth. For thousands of years we have been trying to better understand our own visions. Scientists are now looking into what causes some of us to develop our near sighted vision.

Question Your World: Can We Create A New Way To Help Power Our World?

The global energy dialogue is easily one of...

Formed Underground or in a Lab: Diamonds Still Sparkle

Thinking about a diamond for your valentine?...

Question Your World: How Will We Get Medical Updates In The Near Future?

A long time ago, we humans used to look up to...