The name Home Rule is a callback to the cultural and political history of DC. The podcast is about centering native and local experts, activists and thought leaders to share, discuss and expand our vision of what this great city, and future state, can be.
Episode 1: CR Gibbs, Historian
Historian C.R. Gibbs, author of Remembering Black Georgetown, joins the show to drop knowledge on the racial history of Georgetown and DC and draw parallels between the past, present and future.
Episode 2: Daníel del Pielago, Organizing Director, Empower DC
Daniel del Pielago, Organizing Director of Empower DC, an organization battling for housing equity and justice across the District, hops on Home Rule to discuss housing, which is simultaneously under the stressors of gentrification, systemic lack of investment and a pandemic induced economic crisis.