Tag: washington dc

  • Minority-friendly D.C. Sites

    Minority-friendly D.C. Sites

    A new administration is in the White House, and it is understandable to feel an aversion to visiting the nexus of our political grievances. However, this is an important time to support our nation’s diversity in Washington, D.C. In solidarity with the Women’s March, a list of volunteer establishments provided refreshments and services to marchers […]

  • Scenes from the D.C. Women’s March

    Scenes from the D.C. Women’s March

    In the final steps leading to the Ellipse, activists of all ages passed a quote from Frederick Douglass: “Power concedes nothing without demand. It never did and it never will.” Though Douglass stated this wisdom in 1857, the idea holds true today. We cannot receive what we do not ask for. Read the full account […]

  • Recharge at the Women’s March on Washington

    Recharge at the Women’s March on Washington

    Those attending may face low temperatures and freezing rain over the weekend, but the event has been planned in a way that only women could do. Local stores, museums, venues and restaurants are volunteering a place to refresh, warm up, charge phones and use the restroom for free at any place pinpointed on the interactive map […]