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Earth Day in D.C.

I remember visiting Washington, D.C., with my family when I was in eighth grade. I was so excited that we were there around Earth...

Getting the Vote: The Great Suffrage Parade of 1913

Luckily, Monday, March 3, 1913, dawned bright and clear. It was cold, but that would only really be a problem for the barefoot dancers on...

Capitol Sisterhood: 2019 Women in Politics

There are many political women in Washington, D.C., of course, and Georgetown has its fair share. Besides Rep. Donna Shalala, the town can boast...

Our Black History … in Georgetown

To the surprise of some, Georgetown can tell the story of early and contemporary America from a black perspective. 

Winter Is For Movies

Let’s talk about marches and shutdowns and “life-threatening” temperatures and scuffles and bigots and presidents and politicians. Let’s not. Let’s talk about Dorothy, the Tin Man,...

Georgetown and D.C. on the Big Screen

While most films centered on Washington, D.C., or Georgetown involve the government, politics, Capitol Hill and the White House — not to mention the...

Oscar Nominees in Home Stretch Spotlight

After various awards ceremonies, the home- stretch spotlight has fallen upon the win-or- lose finalists for the 91st Academy Awards, the Oscars. The just-released...