Is it called Malcolm X Park or Meridian Hill Park? Who can lay claim to an historic neighborhood – the people who live there, or the people whom they displaced? In Washington, DC, these questions form part of a history of tenuous race relations. As a new First Family enters the White House, does the nation’s capital remain a segregated city?
My new short film about race relations in DC, as told through the story of a drum circle: Keeping the Beat to Race Relations in DC