Talk of Takoma: What is a Sanctuary City?

Martha Sanchez taalks about how changes in U.S. immigration policies will affect her family. (Photo by Helen Lyons)

On Sunday, Jan. 22, Talk of Takoma host, Voice Senior Editor Eric Bond, discussed Takoma Park’s sanctuary city status with Shruti Bhatnagar, Martha Sanchez, Steven Ney, and Maurice Belanger.

Theme music: “Second Chance” by 7 Door Sedan

Historic Takoma will be holding a teach-in about Takoma Park as a Sanctuary City on Saturday, Feb. 4 at 3 p.m. at the Takoma Park Municipal Building. For more information, visit

Talk of Takoma is a weekly magazine show on WOWD-LP,  Takoma Radio, Takoma Park’s community radio station. Listen in on Sundays 1-3 p.m. at 94.3 FM, streaming at