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Saturday, January 28, 2023

We All Need to Vote

After DC’s June primary, I had several conversations with some folks I know who consider themselves political pundits and mavens and they all commented...

Kim Ford’s Sad Departure

Last month the community was shocked to hear about the resignation of Kim Ford, the chief executive officer and president of Martha's Table. In a...

A Home: The Only Place That’s Right For Me

Did you know that this global panorama (CoVid-19) has led to a seller’s market in the US?  If you are thinking about selling your...

Join Community Conversation on the Hope Project Wednesday

Join Ward 8 Councilmember Trayon White, Sr. (D) in a discussion with the community and Raymond Bell, Jr., founder of The Hope Project. The...

DC’s Black and Brown Students Face Perilous School Year

Our country is confronting dual cataclysms: one the global pandemic now afflicting millions and one a long-overdue reckoning of the centuries-old scourge of racism....

Happy 125th Birthday, DCPL!

Join the DC Public Library on Thursday, June 3 to enjoy a few special activities that will make this anniversary memorable and festive! Be one...

DC Voters Want One Fair Wage and DC Council Should Too

At the end of June, DC residents voted for tipped workers to be paid one fair wage. Initiative 77, approved by 56 percent of...

Much Accomplished, But Much More to Do

As we approach Earth Day 2022, I pause to reflect upon our work over the past five or six years at the DC Department...

Opinion: Reform Election Petition Requirements Now!

In November 2021, I announced I was running as a Democrat for the At-Large DC Council seat, in Washington, DC. Six months later I...

Deanwood: A Safe, Resource-Rich Community

When I graduated from the University of Houston, I decided to make the District of Columbia home. Shortly after, I landed a position with...