Steve Lilienthal argues the GU Pivot program should be demonstrated in other schools throughout the U.S.
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Street Sense Media vendor Jeffery McNeil is frustrated as a conservative in D.C.
Street Sense Media vendor Gwynette Smith sympathizes with members of the migrant caravan but worries there are not enough resources for people already suffering in the U.S.
Street Sense Media vendor Colly Dennis says many people in the migrant caravan face the same struggles homeless people do in the U.S.
D.C. could lead the way in preventing unsanitary practices that spread diseases like hepatitis A.
New legislation passed by the D.C. Council this year funds basic dental services for older people whose yearly income is below $100,000.
A Street Sense Media volunteer writes about the vulnerability arising from experiencing homelessness.
A Street Sense Media reader responds.
A Washington resident writes about the effects of gentrification on the city he first visited only four years ago.
A vendor and columnist offers his hope for the political future.
An artist/vendor explains the importance of every vote.
A call for a common-sense approach to nature’s call.
Local man experiencing homelessness shares the benefits and limits of Social Security.
An uncomfortable truth about shelters for those experiencing homelessness.
A plea for a common sense policy on public restrooms.
A few thoughts for incoming House Democrats to consider.
One man undergoing homelessness wants people to know he is not whatever thoughts they may have of him.
Everyone needs ready access to a clean, safe restroom when nature calls. Access to a clean, safe restroom is a human right. It’s fundamental to human dignity, is key for personal and public health, and contributes to livable cities for everyone.
Divided opinions on a recent, high-profile Oval Office visit
Not all victims of violent assault in D.C. get the same media coverage. There’s a reason for that.