Mayor Muriel Bowser announced last week a series of new initiatives that she hopes will not only reduce the number of missing D.C. teens, but holistically support them.


Much of the mainstream media has failed to cover missing Black and Latinx girls in the nation's capital.


A Gambian model, who has gained notoriety for her rich, dark skin tone, came under attack on social media after a follower accused her of being a White woman in blackface.

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A casualty of the current government budget deal was the extension of federal unemployment benefits for the long-term unemployed. That means come Dec. 28, 1.3 million people will be cut off unless Congress acts. You see, state benefits usually last about half a year, but once that runs out, federal benefits kick in for another 47 […]