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Monday, September 23, 2019

Have A Safe Journey to the School Door

With back to school fast approaching, front of mind for me as a dad and a former middle school principal is our students’ safety....

Be more like Disney World

Mayor Bowser recently announced her administration’s new “Not in My DC” litter prevention campaign. Although it’s a noble cause, the best I can tell,...

Provide Excess Space to Public Charter Schools

An important new campaign to boost public education in the District of Columbia is underway. Scandalously, while there are 12,000 students on waitlists for...

Councilmember Evans and the Mail Carrier

Last week, The Washington Post printed a photo of me on the front page of the metro section. The photo caption was “ANC Commissioner...

Scooter Sidewalk Mayhem

Think on these key words: menace, frightening, dangerous. Now, think how they relate to an invasion of our sidewalks. All together now....SCOOT OFF SCOOTERS! What, you...

Being Free

We don't want to be human anymore! Not the animal part of human, anyway. Three and a half billion years of evolving into what we don't want...

Jack On The Rocks

Dear Readers. This writer seeks your indulgence for his column’s extended absence. In the current era of loquacious political excess conducted by the hyperactive...

Don’t Over Police Hill East

We are experiencing an escalation of Anti-Black expression in Hill East from residents expecting a level of safety and comfort that has been unavailable...

Abolish On Street Parking

The Council is in the process of approving higher fees for yearly residential parking permits. Instead of paying $35 per car, District residents will...

Events DC is Boondoggle

It’s budget season in DC. This week, our councilmembers will be marking up the Mayor’s proposed budget. In theory, this is when the Council...