Dan Weiss’s Morning Coffee


morningcoffee(Dan Weiss is out on tour with his band The Yellow Dress. He’ll be back on August 3rd.)

In which Obama becomes the first sitting president to visit a federal prison.

In which the debate over Common Core leads to more than 42,000 Washington 11th graders boycotting.

In which the Hispanic population of New Orleans has more than doubled since Katrina.

In which the Greek population highly disagrees with the government’s bailouts.

And Sandra Bland’s death in a Texas jail cell has led to more than a few unanswered questions.

Bryan Washington has written for Puerto Del Sol, Ninth Letter, and Midnight Breakfast, among others; he's also the recipient of a Houstonia Fellowship. He lives around New Orleans. More from this author →