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Ward 7 Coalition: Equity Denied in Redistricting Process

On Nov. 18, the DC Council Redistricting Subcommittee released its proposed map redrawing the City’s Ward boundaries. In response, Ward 7 elected-officials, community leaders, and...

Opinion: In Redistricting, DC Council Fails to Hear Resident Concerns

Has the hard work of the DC Council’s Redistricting Subcommittee over the last two months been just for show? There is no doubt that...

Commentary: More Balance Needed in Redistricting Map

Change is hard and even more so when it comes without being asked for and nearly two years into a global pandemic. But with...

Opinion: On Redistricting and Southwest

I have lived in Southwest since 1975. In that time, I have made several false starts to move somewhere else, but Southwest always drew...

Opinion: The Biggest Employee Benefit of All is Ownership

I’m standing behind a 6’ plastic folding table lined with a black fabric tablecloth, Mylar red “Ace” balloons flanking either side. Strewn across its surface are...

Opinion: Zero Vision DDOT?

The District's Department of Transportation (DDOT) is showing itself to be short-sighted, arrogant, and inequitable in the well-being of the whole of the community...

It’s Time to Stop Fighting Safer Streets

In the wake of yet another dire warning on climate change from global scientists, it is jarring to be caught up in debates about...

To Help Students Recover from the Pandemic, We Must Support Families

We have heard a lot about what students need to recover from more than a year of disruption to school and their lives from...

Dance Again: The Jazz Project

Dance Again••• Isaiah Katumwa, saxophone Isaiah Katumwa, the Uganda-born saxophonist, will release his new album in July featuring collaborations with contemporary jazz hitmakers Dave Koz, Adam...

Opinion: The South Side of Garfield Park Needs Fixing

Garfield Park is a great asset for the Capitol Hill neighborhood and for all of DC. But the southern edge of the park and...
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