voting rights

Reflections on Memphis

This past week for me has been an incredible journey in exploring equity and justice. I just returned from Memphis, where I took part and helped lead the Voices for America’s Children national forum. With so much work to do back home in D.C., the truth is I wasn't ready or willing or even excited about going to Memphis. But...

Why I got arrested for D.C. voting rights

Editor's Note: DC Action for Children founder Diane Bernstein and her colleague at the Diane & Norman Bernstein Foundation, Annalee Ash, are our heros. Both are tireless advocates for D.C.'s vulnerable children and families and understand that voting rights for the District is a civil rights issue. This article first appeared on the opinion page of the Washington Post on...