Orion Donovan-Smith is a Washington, D.C.-based freelance writer with an interest in housing and employment issues, conflict resolution and reconciliation, and international affairs. Originally from Concrete, WA, he has previously lived and worked in Bujumbura, Burundi and Amman, Jordan.
This anti-discrimination bill could help people escape homelessness, if the D.C. Council would give it a hearing
LIVE: National Homeless Persons' Memorial Day 2017
Activists mourn steady pace of homeless deaths in the nation's capital
Returning citizens share their struggles and successes in support of new legislation