The first sessions were held Monday at Churchland High School, and the hope is to expand the program to the rest of the district.
The spread of smartphone cameras has given Americans a ready tool to confront violence and document discrimination by police. And it’s changed the conversation: forcing parents to address the realities of race in 2017 America and forcing local police to rethink everything they do, including rolling out new training that emphasizes de-escalation and how to make traffic stops safer.
WASHINGTON — You may not expect to be pulled over, but in D.C., it’s pretty common. Arrests are more frequent for traffic violations than for any other kind of arrest in the District — nearly…
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.