Many of us see the warning signs before we become homeless. Yet homelessness can happen suddenly. Rent eats up 30 to 50 percent of most people’s… Read more »
Black people have become successful without getting paid back for slavery, argues vendor Jeffery McNeil.
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.
A PhD candidate at American University observed a cleanup that took place in NoMa and highlighted his issues with it.
A graduate student at George Washington University identifies how to better handle homeless encampments in the District.
When people claim this may be the worst period in history, I beg to differ. I believe the period from 1929 to 1945 when we… Read more »
During the shutdown my profits fell 75 percent. I didn’t see many of my usual customers because a lot are government workers and the shutdown… Read more »
Street Sense Media volunteer contributor Tyrone Chisholm on the importance of striving to improve.
Street Sense Media artist and vendor Reginald Black’s thought on the role citizens and agency directors in planning for the future.
Street Sense vendor Angie Whitehurst reflects on what we can learn from the Covington Catholic controversy.
A Street Sense Media vendor shares how her customers have been affected by the shutdown. It’s cutting into her sales.
Angela Meeks responds to two letters for her advice column, My 2 Sense. One inquired about subsidized housing, the other about public restrooms in D.C.
Street Sense artist and vendor Colly Dennis writes about how the government shutdown affects more than just federal workers.
Street Sense Media vendor Jeffery McNeil discusses some of the possible Democratic opponents of President Trump.
Jeffery McNeil weighs in on the controversy over Donald Trump’s immigration policies.
Carolyn Gallaher discusses D.C.’s need to put more money toward affordable housing.
Arthur Johnson discusses the government shutdown and its effects on D.C. residents who depend on government assistance.
Angie Whitehurst discusses improving D.C.’s finances in the new year through public advocacy and education.