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It’s been clear for at least the last decade or so that the GOP views as legitimate only those election outcomes that favor their team…. Read more »
Venor Robert Warren shares his opinion on Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton’s local policies.
Vendor-Artist Jeffery McNeil predicts that controversy over Trump’s tweets will lead to his re-election.
Vendor James Davis shares his thoughts on the impacts President Trump’s presidency holds on different communities.
The District’s inconsistent marijuana laws target low-income residents and can have unanticipated consequences for employment.
Artist/vendor Aida Peery challenges Trump’s assertion that he ended homelessness in DC.
Artist/vendor Reginald Black responds to President Trump’s assertion that he ended homelessness by describing the situation from the community’s perspective.
Street Sense Media Executive Director Brian Carome responds to comments by President Donald Trump that he “ended” the problem of homelessness in DC.
Vendor Jeffery McNeil shares his reflections on how his opinions regarding abortion while pro-life conflict with the current political climate.
I might be wrong, but I really think that The speech police are going wild. Beyond the elastic interpretation of law, beyond reason They’ve deputized… Read more »
A volunteer shares his poem questioning if people care about issues important to the homeless.
The new workforce housing fund would receive $20 million this year to aid families making between $70,000 and $140,000 a year. The Housing Production Trust Fund was increased by $30 million to bring it to $130 million, and the Housing Preservation Fund is increased by 50 percent to $15 million. The proposed budget is undergoing review by the various committees of the Council.
Jeffery McNeil gives his thoughts on the strategies of the Democratic Party.
With regulations recently put in place, the city is making final preparations to use the District Opportunity to Purchase Act as a part of its larger strategy to preserve affordable housing. The city’s DOPA claims will be second only to tenants’ rights to purchase a property once the owner has decided to sell.
Vendor Ron “Pookanu” Dudley shares his views through a poem titled “Listen”
Rep. Ilhan Omar called for a budget to end homelessness in front of the U.S. Capitol as part of her speech at the international student walk out to protest inaction on climate change.
The organizing director of D.C. Working Families Party wishes the forums were accomplishing valuable goals.
Vendor Gwynette Smith tries to tackle how to handle America’s immigration policy after the government shutdown.
Street Sense vendor Jeffery McNeil reflects on the Ralph Northam blackface controversy.