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Barry Farm: A Development Plan Shrouded In Uncertainty

Alex Burchfield

November 18, 2009

Filed under Politics, Uncategorized

Anthony Gualtieri, a Ph.D. candidate in anthropology, looked exasperated. Trying in vain to conduct order in a classroom chirping with boisterous children who insouciantly waltzed in and out of the corridor, civility seemed un...

Uncivil War

Uncivil War

November 18, 2009

Foster Care: Future Without Funding

Becky Sotello

November 16, 2009

Filed under Health, Politics, The District, Uncategorized

In a country deep in recession and buried in two wars, half a million children are without stable homes and adequate education programs. They have been largely ignored. Read More »...

Orwell Deleted His Facebook Page

Kelcie Pegher

November 11, 2009

Filed under Commentary, Politics, Uncategorized

When logging into Facebook, the illusion of privacy is given with the password-protected page that a no one should be able to unlock. However, once logged into Facebook, all privacy is lost. A recent report in theconsumerist.org ca...

Race Riots

Mary Donoghue

November 11, 2009

Filed under Culture, Politics, The District, Uncategorized

April 4, 1968: An overview of one of the least discussed, but most powerful, events in D.C. history. It started when rioters shattered the windows of People’s Drug Store at the corner of U St. and 14th, and entered Sam’s ...

The Trail of Tears Continues

Madeleine Kuhn

November 11, 2009

Filed under Culture, Politics, Uncategorized

Relocated to an arid plot of land and given little to no governmental funding for community development, many Native Americans are still suffering, more than three centuries after the beginning of European expansion and exploitation....

Mitch Snyder's Ghost

Mitch Snyder's Ghost

November 11, 2009

Blackwater Revisited

Bronwyn Flores

November 11, 2009

Filed under Politics, The District, Uncategorized

In an attempt to mend their forever tarnished reputation, Blackwater changed its name to Xe (pronounced “zee”) this February. The US private security firm made the decision hoping to divert international attention from...