The 2017 Chinese New Year parade will take place in Washington, D.C.’s Chinatown. The parade will be filled with beautiful music, colorful dragons, martial arts demonstrations and more. Location: H Street NW, Washington, D.C. between 6th and 8th Streets Date: Sunday, January 29, 2017, 2 – 4:30 p.m. Time: 2pm – 5pm (firecracker will be […]
Murals removed from Ben’s Chili Bowl (photography by Christopher Fields) The original Ben’s Chili Bowl located at 1213 U Street in Northwest Washington, D.C. is known around the world for their half smokes; surviving the 1968 riots and their famous mural. The mural of comedian, Bill Cosby; former President of the United States, Barack Obama; […]
What do you see in the image up above? I see an elderly couple facing one another (woman on left and man on right) under a light. I also see a man on the right and a man playing a guitar on the right with a woman peeking out from a doorway behind him.
The above painting is entitled Black in America by Laurie Cooper When I first saw this image last year so many emotions ran through my mind. I had to sit down before they all collided. One of the first thoughts that rushed into my mind (as I am sure is the same that rushed into […]