A reflection on the use of credit checks in hiring.
Content categorized as Opinion
A vendor is tired of ineffective politicians.
Vendor Jeffrey McNeil supports Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton.
A vendor reflects on how the support of his wife has made his life richer and happier.
Hillary Clinton will defend racial equality and if elected, says lawyer and community activist Aileen Johnson.
Editor-in-chief Eric Falquero shares his thoughts about the the African American Museum of History and culture.
A vendor weighs in on the election and why he supports Trump.
Vendor and advocate Robert Warren writes about the need to make affordable housing a priority this election.
A Street Sense vendor reflects on the segregated nature of poverty and the manner in which homelessness has been and continues to be an issue affected by housing and racial divide.
A contributor reflects on the way grandparenthood has the power to unite people from senators to the homeless.
A Street Sense vendor revels in the importance of Obama’s presidency and the opening of the Museum of African American History and Culture.
Tom Reed describes growing up in poverty
Street Sense vendor Sol Hicks discusses his experience with stereotypes about the homeless.
Street Sense vendor Gwynette Smith doesn’t think Trump’s personal success will translate to the presidency.
Local activist and Street Sense contributor James McGinley describes his experience at a “mini-clinic” hosted by the D.C. Interagency Council on Homelessness.
Vendor/artist Jeffery McNeil shares his views on the upcoming presidential election.
Vendor Greg Evans offers his opinion on whether it’s appropriate for people to buy vendors food.
Vendor/Artist Phillip Black muses on the state of DC Metro.
Vendor/Artist Michael Mathew laments the poor health and lack of support for several people on the streets of downtown D.C.
D.C. must become better at allocating resources to people experiencing homelessness, Marie-Louise Murville writes.