Washington DC has a very high incarceration rate and up to 4,500 people could be affected by the measure, included in emergency police reform legislation that passed the city council this week.
- April 30, 2017Demonstrators railed against an administration that would put their futures at risk.
- January 21, 2017The contrast between his promises to America's forgotten and the greed of the new president and his circle of fat cat appointees is horrible.
- January 11, 2017Their first White House protest took place 100 years ago on Jan. 10, 1917.
- June 7, 2016People who are struggling to keep their families going continue to be shut out of the conversation in Washington.
- May 6, 2016The Jesuit writer and activist's death is a reminder of the necessity and power of protest in America.
- January 6, 2016Welcome to Mike Lofgren’s Washington, DC — a This Town, where the political theater that is endlessly tweeted and blogged about has nothing to do with actual decision making.