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Folk Rewind

Sun 8/2, 7pm – John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind

Posted  July 31, 2015  by  WHUT Howard University Television

John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind focuses on the greatest singers and songwriters of the classic 1950s and 1960s folk era. Presented by the lead singer of The Lovin’ Spoonful (“Do You Believe In Magic”), Folk Rewind features a treasure trove of historical footage that has not been seen in over four decades — plus new […]

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Arts & Culture

The Women Who Make America: From All Points of View

Posted  March 7, 2013  by  WHUT Howard University Television

When you think of the Women’s Rights Movement in the United States, what iconic images come to mind? How about Rosie the Riveter? She’s strong, she’s capable and she’s ready to take on the job of any man. Her image has evolved from its roots as a propaganda tool (encouraging women to enter the workforce […]

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Big Bird: Fair or Fowl Play?

Posted  October 12, 2012  by  WHUT Howard University Television

Two icons of PBS—Big Bird and Jim Lehrer—have received almost as much attention as Obama and Romney in the aftermath of the first presidential debate. How come? Was fowl play involved?Continue Big Bird: Fair or Fowl Play? By Michael Getler OCTOBER 11, 2012 * Ombudsman’s Note: This posting was updated on Friday, Oct. 12, to […]

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DC Police Chief Cathy Lanier on The Rock Newman Show – Watch Here!

Posted  February 11, 2015  by  WHUT Howard University Television

Cathy Lynn Lanier (born July 22, 1967) is the chief of the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia (MPDC). Lanier was appointed by Washington, D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty in January 2007, replacing outgoing Police Chief Charles H. Ramsey. She is the first woman to achieve the position. In May 2012, MayorVincent C. Gray agreed to retain Lanier as police chief under a […]

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