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Community Conversation with Returning Citizens April 20

Please join Neighbors for Justice and Capitol Hill Village next Tue, April 20 at 6:30 p.m. for a Community Conversation with Returning Citizens. This is...

Remember the Pearl

On April 15, 1848, 77 enslaved people together climbed aboard the Pearl, a schooner docked in Southwest DC, hoping to sail to freedom. Theirs was...

Little Fearless Statues

They made her feel welcome, invited, known. And Laura Lyster-Mensh was finding the little bronze statues everywhere. “These are fierce little statues. They look cute...

Commissioners Support Zero Tolerance for Racism in ANC

Chair Amber Gove (6A04) convened the December 9, 2020 meeting of Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC) 6A via WebEx with Commissioners Marie-Claire Brown (6A01), Commissioners...

Opinion: Invest in Public Safety, Not Policing

Over the weekend of Nov. 6 and 7, three more neighborhoods in Ward-6 were impacted by the public health epidemic of gun violence. By...

Two Very Different Events Around Lincoln Statue Friday

Two very different events took place Friday, July 3 in Lincoln Park, one a teach-in hosted by a Frederick Douglass reenactor and historians, another...

Watch the CNN/Sesame Street Racism Town Hall

CNN's Van Jones and Erica Hill partner with "Sesame Street" for Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism, a town hall for kids and families....

Multiple District Protests Planned July 4th

Multiple protests are scheduled to take place in downtown DC, even as the White House moves forward with July 4th celebrations and fireworks. ABC News...

Discuss The Emancipation Statute Friday

There will be another event at the Emancipation Monument in Lincoln Park this Friday. Reenactor Nathan Richardson will return to Lincoln Park Friday evening, July...

Emancipation Memorial Debated

As protesters across the District attempt to remove statues that they say commemorate racism, focus has turned to the Emancipation Memorial in Lincoln Park.  The...
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