The board is considering a proposal that gives MTPD unlimited discretion to suspend someone from Metro transit based on the officer’s accusation alone. We all want a safer transit system, but giving MTPD, a force known for being aggressive with riders of color, more power, is not the way.
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Managing Organizer Natacia Knapper reflects on the Juneteenth traditions of her youth, and what the holiday as a whole means to the Black community – both historically and culturally.
Our oldest case has settled after 32 years. It transformed the D.C. foster care system from a dysfunctional mess to what the judge called “a national model."