Robert Williams, USMC, writes about compassion in the face of adversity in his ongoing series, “Perception or Reality”.
Content categorized as Opinion
Artist/Vendor Aida Peery writes about her experience with Dragon Fruit, and how it improved her health.
Street Sense Media artists and vendors who’ve lived through homelessness answer the question: how do we end it?
Jeffery McNeil writes about his opinion on the recent immigration news.
Gwynette Smith writes about slavery, the Civil War, and how we must continue to be vigilant.
Tyrone Chisholm, a Street Sense Media volunteer, writes about keeping a positive outlook while being stereotyped.
Wendell Williams writes about the fate of Barry Farms, land used to build 444 units of public housing.
Derian Hickman wishes good luck to all the fathers in the world on father’s day.
Artist/Vendor Latishia Graham writes about what makes a father a father.
The People For Fairness Coalition
recently celebrated and
acknowledged 10 years of standing up for ourselves and advocating for poor and homeless people to have housing as a universal right in Washington, D.C. As I think back to when PFFC was founded in May of 2008, I remember finding myself homeless for the second time in my life. The first time was in 1993, when Washington, D.C. had become the murder capital of the nation.
Street Sense Media artist/vendor speaks about life in this poem.
Street Sense Media artist/vendor James Garrell states “the facts of poverty and the homeless life”.
Street Sense Media artist/vendor Liz Bryant writes about her life.
Street Sense Media artist/vendor Melody Byrd writes about her life.
An opinion piece about the firing of comedian Roseanne Barr two weeks ago over a Tweet.
An opinion piece about author Tyler Chisholm Jr.’s struggle to succeed in governmental rehousing.
Where are the news media companies when it comes to the realities of American homelessness? And what can we do to help?
This year’s primary election campaign is a heated one, especially for D.C. Democratic loyalists. Both incumbent candidates, Brianne Nadeau and Anita Bonds, have worked very hard for their constituencies. Can their challengers deliver on their campaign promises?
David Schwartzman, the DC Statehood Green Party candidate for D.C. Council At-Large, writes about D.C. human rights violations.
An opinion piece on Meghan Markle’s representation of the American Dream.