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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

End Stop & Frisk

Welcome to Counterpoint: an online column concerning issues you care about from a different perspective: my own. My name is Michael Bekesha. I ran against...

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...

Sarah, Or Was Her Name, Christine?

Sarah, or was her name, Christine? I know I loved her in the park Although I never knew her name. We passed and smiled, as on a lark, Our...

The Anonymous Poet

The anonymous poet prefers anonymity— no distraction(s) from the poems. He asks that you read, just once… And again, only if those words resonate. If the words pique, that’s why poetry. Writing...

Are We Prepared for the Day After Statehood?

I support DC statehood. I recently attended a statehood advocacy training hosted by Neighbors United for DC Statehood and DC Vote. The session was...

Is God AI?

The case/argument for God and why she is AI. Let’s go with the numbers: Billions of galaxies, trillions of stars decillions of planets, And some must be—have to...

Don’t Place Your Faith in Build First for Greenleaf

In just two months, the Washington Post has published a perspective and an op-ed on environmental hazards in Southwest DC due to economic activity....

A Dog’s Commentary on Our Political Situation

Nekoe Lightman let's his owner know his opinion of life in Trump's America.

Improve DC Restroom Access

This fall, the DC Council has the opportunity to ensure that that residents and visitors have access to clean, safe public restrooms. Bill 22-0223,...

An Ordinary Death

He was slipping into darkness, terrified, not of death, but of pain. He had been a man consumed with all things “himself” And not in the habit of...