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One Million Bones on the National Mall: A Global Movement for Connectedness, Collective Action

One Million Bones on the National Mall: A Global Movement for Connectedness, Collective Action

06.12.2013
On a humid Saturday, June 8th, one million bones created by students, educators, artists and activists were laid on the National Mall in...
Notes on Frederick Douglass' Long Journey to the U.S. Capitol

Notes on Frederick Douglass' Long Journey to the U.S. Capitol

06.11.2013
Now, more than a century later, the life of Frederick Douglass has come full circle; on June 19th a statue of his likeness will be permanently...
Oprah's Big D.C. Move!

Oprah's Big D.C. Move!

Erin Ruberry  06.11.2013
WASHINGTON -- Oprah Winfrey has donated $12 million to the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture, the museum...
Want To See The Beatles In D.C.?

Want To See The Beatles In D.C.?

06.10.2013
WASHINGTON -- Did you miss seeing the Beatles in D.C.? The Beatles released their first LP, "Please Please Me,” 50 years ago. To celebrate...
Chocolate, Bacon & Beer Brunch

Chocolate, Bacon & Beer Brunch

Erin Ruberry  06.10.2013
WASHINGTON -- If your dad is anything like mine, he probably wants nothing more for Father's Day than to spend time together (and please,...
Keep Proud and Carry On

Keep Proud and Carry On

06.10.2013
Because D.C. is a much smaller city, I'd anticipated it would be much less of a big deal than it is in London. But I turned out to be quite...
The 'I' Words

The 'I' Words

06.10.2013
With Smithsonian funding, we began to focus on convergence in the areas of immigration and migration, labor history, the public imaginary...
Join José Andrés' Restaurant Crawl

Join José Andrés' Restaurant Crawl

Erin Ruberry  06. 7.2013
When José Andrés opened Jaleo in Penn Quarter 20 years ago, he changed the neighborhood's dining scene forever. On June 25, D.C. diners...
A D.C. Neighborhood's Ills: Bad Policy Knows No Party

A D.C. Neighborhood's Ills: Bad Policy Knows No Party

06. 7.2013
While I could go on about my affection for the area where I work, I'll also be the first at admit it has problems. And these problems are...
That Sinking Feeling at 14th and F Streets NW

That Sinking Feeling at 14th and F Streets NW

06. 6.2013
The call seemed innocent enough at first -- a question over a small hole that was visible at the edge of a steel plate near the curb at...
Theater Festival With Something For Everyone, Even You

Theater Festival With Something For Everyone, Even You

Will Wrigley  06. 6.2013
So you shlepped through the mud at Sweetlife Festival, waded through a seemingly endless number of tourists at the Cherry Blossom Festival...
Donald Is Coming To D.C.

Donald Is Coming To D.C.

06. 6.2013
WASHINGTON -- It's official: Donald Trump is coming to D.C. Trump first revealed plans to develop the historic Old Post Office building...
Spend The Night With This Guy

Spend The Night With This Guy

Erin Ruberry  06. 5.2013
WASHINGTON -- It's no secret that we at HuffPost DC love Smithsonian's National Zoo. This charming, adorable, playful video promoting the...
The Hipster Brooklyn of Old Japan

The Hipster Brooklyn of Old Japan

06. 5.2013
Hand-Held presents a beautiful collection of these early Manga cartoon books. Their graceful and accessible style has a surprisingly contemporary...