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Kenyan Mcduffie

Defining Violence: America Needs To Reconsider Its Approach To Violent Crime To End Mass Incarceration

Marc Schindler | Posted 09.13.2016 | Crime
Marc Schindler

The U.S. will not be able to meaningfully lower its incarceration rate without changing how the justice system treats people charged with and convicted of violent crimes.

#DontTaxWellness in DC

Lane Hudson | Posted 08.19.2014 | DC
Lane Hudson

Despite the claim to being America's fittest city, the District still has major health problems to address like our obesity rate and health disparities across social and economic groups.

DC's Role in Driving the Immigration Reform Debate

Michael Shank, Ph.D. | Posted 04.12.2013 | DC
Michael Shank, Ph.D.

Presently, 25,000 undocumented immigrants in D.C. cannot obtain a driver's license from the DMV. To continue denying D.C. resident's access to ID and driving privileges entrenches discrimination by fettering freedom of movement, and creates a permanent subset of second-class residents.

Ward 5 Voters Head To Polls Tuesday

Posted 05.15.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Voters in the District of Columbia's Ward 5 will go to the polls on Tuesday in a special election to fill the vacant D.C. Council seat f...

Kenyan McDuffie: Democrat for Council in Ward 5

Peter D. Rosenstein | Posted 07.07.2012 | DC
Peter D. Rosenstein

There are many people running to replace Harry Thomas, Jr. as the Councilmember for Ward 5. But only one will make a real difference as soon as he is elected to the Council. That person is Democrat Kenyan McDuffie.