Street Sense vendor Latishia Graham gives personal advice to those affected by the hurricane in Puerto Rico.
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Street Sense vendor Aida Basnight writes about how politicians need to support Puerto Rico’s economy in the wake of the hurricane.
Solving homelessness seems as infinitely complex as preventing wars. Redistributing wealth is a fearful and uncomfortable suggestion to policymakers and the more financially comfortable. But… Read more »
Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un should strengthen their communication for the sake of everyone’s safety.
Jeffrey McNeil states his opinion on the recent NFL players’ protest.
By Charles Davis It is a very special gift that God has given to us, this ability to express love and kindness. Being nice and… Read more »
by Sheila White My manners define me. When I walk through a door, I hold it for the next person. I say “thank you” when… Read more »
Don’t just listen to the homelessness; hear them. Understand their situations. Offer realistic and affordable housing. Provide them with choices. Give people information about how… Read more »
Gary Minters discusses the need for public toilets in D.C, and how the lack of them has effected the community.
Vendor and artist, Jeffery McNeil give his opinion on the backlash against Donald Trump.
It’s not about the song. Which it could be. It’s not about the taking a knee. Not making a big to-do about a man’s right… Read more »
The majority of people I interact with are Never Trumpers, Hate Trumpers, Resist Trumpers or those suffering from Trump Derangement Syndrome. The rage and hysteria… Read more »
Many cities and states have passed laws increasing their minimum wage well above the federal level of $7.25 an hour. But now, some state legislatures… Read more »
Tony and Sally are two examples of people who reached rock-bottom before making the decision to reclaim their lives from addiction. Recovery is difficult, but the effort pays off in the long run.
Vendor columnist Jeffery McNeil says that Trump “conned” him, but that he’d probably still vote for him again.
Street Sense Vendor Angie Whitehurst comments on the Shaw Community Center’s impact in the neighborhood.
On June 8, 2017 D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and, former mayor Anthony Williams spoke about the 3-year renovation of D.C.’s downtown library branch while the historic 56 ft x 7 ft mural of Martin Luther King Jr. and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference was removed.
Vendor and artist, Jeffery McNeil gives his opinion on Donald Trump.
Sheila White gives her opinion on a encampment that was destroyed with a bulldozer.
Angie Whitehurst gives her opinion Councilman McDuffie’s response to recent developments at Brookland Manor.