David Acosta from the Association of American Medical Colleges and Scott Schenkelberg from Miriam’s Kitchen present the case for investing in housing as a way to beat back the spread of COVID-19.
Jeffery McNeil argues for a greater emphasis on reopening the American economy.
Marcellus Philips reflects on the changes COVID-19 has brought about.
Angie Whitehurst questions the push for reopening businesses.
Jeff Gray breaks down Republican electoral strategies for the 2020 presidential election.
Parisa Norouzi, executive director of Empower DC, takes a closer look at the ReOpenDC Advisory Group.
Natasha Riddle Romero, a former tipped worker living in Washington, D.C., argues for the need for government aid for undocumented workers.
Shane Sullivan, a community outreach specialists at the health clinic HIPS, calls for a safe consumption space in DC.
Jeffery McNeil, a Street Sense Media vendor, discusses the actions politicians have taken in response to the coronavirus pandemic and their repercussions for America’s future.
Jeff Taylor, a Street Sense Media vendor, offers his impressions on the upcoming presidential election.
Angie Whitehurst, a Street Sense Media artist/vendor, illuminates the potential consequences of COVID-19 on D.C.’s criminal justice system.
Israel Bayer, the director of INSP North America, argues now is the time for widespread action in the housing justice movement.
Wendell Williams, a Street Sense vendor, outlines the complicated reality of stimulus checks for the working poor.
William Merrifield, Esq. advocates for prioritizing placing people experiencing homelessness in affordable housing, especially during the coronavirus pandemic. He highlights social housing as an overlooked solution.
Jeff Taylor, a vendor with Street Sense, condemns President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Angie Whitehurst explains the importance of the U.S. Census for allocating resources to the communities who need it.
D.C. resident Anthony White speaks from personal experience to advocate for mental health care reform in his response to Street Sense Media CEO Brian Carome’s piece “What we can learn from Alice Carter’s death.”
Maria Foscarinis, the founder and executive director of the National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty, explains why temporary housing is the safest approach for people experiencing homelessness amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Artist and vendor Wendell Williams explains the importance of keeping recovery meetings open amid COVID-19.
Street Sense Media’s CEO calls community members to support their vulnerable neighbors during COVID-19 precautions. For his organization, customers can pay vendors through its mobile app.