With a name inspired by the First Amendment, 1A explores important issues such as policy, politics, technology, and what connects us across the fissures that divide the country. The program also delves into pop culture, sports, and humor. 1A's goal is to act as a national mirror-taking time to help America look at itself and to ask what it wants to be.
State of Play this week looks at the controversial data center in Newark, the Delmarva Power/Bloom deal and the subsidies behind that, and what’s in a name? A look at the fight over the name ‘Namaste’ as a trademark of Dogfish Head brewery.