Thank you for publishing my photo, @DCist.
It’s of the former Grimke School, close to, and one of the birthplaces of the modern civil rights and LGBTQ rights movements in the United States.
The future has to start somewhere and it’s usually here.
I’ve written a series of posts about historic Vermont Avenue, Northwest which you can read here.
Plus, Black fraternities and sororities gathered in Black Lives Matter plaza, one person was killed and eight injured in a Columbia Heights shooting, and more news.