ArtBy Abel Putu February 2, 2022
I can make a difference in 2022
Abel Putu writes about his goals for the upcoming year.
ArtBy Abel Putu January 12, 2022
The new year
Abel Putu writes about his goals for the New Year.
ArtBy Abel Putu December 22, 2021
Happy Kwanza and Merry Christmas
Abel Putu shares his hopes for the holidays.
ArtBy Abel Putu October 20, 2021
Beginning of my dream
Change is gonna come. Wheelchair basketball teams will be opening step by step. And they’ll play the way teams were back in normal times: not wearing masks on the court and all around the world.
ArtBy Jemel Fleming September 29, 2021
I love sports
Jemel Fleming on the importance of sports.
ArtBy Abel Putu September 8, 2021
Glad to be back
Everywhere I go, people are texting and talking about wheelchair basketball and Street Sense. So, we can have a big league, a big tournament at the Capital One Arena. I’m glad that Street Sense is putting the word out there.
Opinion August 4, 2021
Street paper vendors of Tokyo share their thoughts on the Olympics
The Big Issue Japan asked some of its vendors to share their thoughts on the approaching Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and also their own personal sporting memories and achievements.
ArtBy Frederic John July 28, 2021
Artist/Vendor Frederic John dedicates a poem to his beloved Washington Nationals.
ArtBy Abel Putu April 22, 2021
Wheelchair basketball should go pro
I appreciate that since I’ve been with Street Sense Media, it’s helped me to meet a lot of good people, including lawyers, NBA players, and talented stylists
ArtBy Anthony Carney August 6, 2020
The Washington Redskins’ Change of Name
Anthony Carney writes about the importance of respecting one another.
ArtBy Marcus Green August 6, 2020
The name was changed for money, not for justice
Marcus Green gives his take on the Washington football team’s name change.
OpinionBy Wendell Williams July 15, 2020
Random Acts of Kindness: A long-overdue change
Artist/Vendor Wendell Williams, a native Washingtonian, calls for an act of kindness from readers and shares his take on changing the name of the Washington football team.
ArtBy Frederic John March 4, 2020
Mixed Signals: Training Camp
Vendor/artist Frederic John shares a few thoughts on baseball.
ArtBy Marcus Green February 19, 2020
A legend, and the heir to the throne
Artist/vendor Marcus Green offers his thoughts on the tragic and untimely death of the late Kobe Bryant.
OpinionBy Arthur Johnson November 27, 2019
Moving Up: What we can learn from the Nationals
Arthur Johnson gives examples of how the city as a whole can learn from the World Series winning Washington Nationals.
ArtBy Robert Warren November 15, 2019
I love that away blue the Nats wear; it seems to keep them true. That home red used to be…
Art November 15, 2019
Now let me tell you about the W Even my city starts with a W Where we don’t take Ls …
OpinionBy Eric Thompson-Bey November 1, 2019
Can baseball help bring our communities together?
Thompson-Bey discusses the possibility of a World Series victory bringing Washington D.C. together.
ArtBy Frederic John October 11, 2019
Nats Roller Coaster
A Street Sense vendor gives his insight on the roller coaster of a season the Nationals have had.
ArtBy John Littlejohn April 18, 2019
Hope is our strategy
We should be hopeful about everything, including our favorite football team.
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