It’s getting harder to act normally in times that are far from normal.


The way the U.S. remembers the past says much about our present.

On Winning

Sometimes you have to allow yourself a little optimism.

On Losing

Sometimes you can’t always be optimistic.


Looking for outrage in an age of conservative complacency.


Thoughts on politics – last year.

Confederacy Redux?

Is this what it feels like before a civil war? Take action to make sure there is no sequel.


From the bottom up: tolerance in and on the ground revitalizes neighborhoods.

Street Art

D.C.’s street art scene is in flux (and the new Administration isn’t helping).