Arts & Society
D.C. Museum Conveys Communism’s Evils, Human Aspirations for Freedom
Happy Hanukkah: National Menorah Lighting Ceremony (photos)
November 29, 2021•
On Sunday, Nov. 28, the first night of the eight-day Jewish holiday, thousands attended the 2021 National Hanukkah Menorah lighting ceremony on the Ellipse, just across from the White House […]
Thousands March for Reproductive Rights in D.C. (photos)
October 4, 2021•
In what was promoted as a “Rally for Abortion Justice,” and concurrently as the “Fifth Women’s March,” supporters of reproductive rights demonstrated in over 600 cities throughout the country on […]
Auction Insiders: Specialists from Doyle Discuss Current Trends
September 29, 2021•
Sponsored Content Founded in 1962, Doyle is one of the world’s foremost auctioneers and appraisers of jewelry, fine art, furniture, decorations, Asian works of art, coins, stamps and rare books, […]
‘Georgetown,’ a Film About Murder. Or Is It?
May 20, 2021•
It happened in Georgetown. In August of 2011. A murder and investigation that verged on the “you can’t make this stuff up” category. Now a fictionalized movie about the bizarre […]
D.C. Statehood in Congress: a Possibility or a Ploy?
March 22, 2021•
On March 22, Mayor Muriel Bowser and others testified at a House Committee on Oversight and Reform hearing concerning the Washington, D.C. Admission Act.
Ward 2 Is Underestimating Trump’s Authoritarianism Threat
July 27, 2020•
According to District Council candidate Katherine Venice, we must all realize that America now is the Edmund Pettus Bridge, and we are all called to stand up in the spirit of John Lewis.
Jack Evans Files to Run in Both June Elections for His Old Seat
January 28, 2020•
He’s baaaack … already. Just ten days after leaving his Ward 2 District Council seat that he held for almost 29 years, Jack Evans filed papers with the Board of […]
4th Women’s March in D.C. Brings Out Many Faithful (photos)
January 19, 2020•
This year’s Women’s March coincided with the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which gave and guarantees women’s Constitutional right to vote.
9/11: The Day of the Fallen and Heroes, No One Else
September 10, 2019•
Every year, we remember the day: September 11. Every year, it arrives, less and less with large and loud ceremony, more and more in the closets of memory, distanced a little, […]
Happy New Year — We Made It!
December 31, 2018•
As we write—or try to write—about the future and things to look forward to in 2019 as well as things to look back to what is really an unfinished year, […]