David Montgomery

ReporterWashington, D.C.


The Avalon Theatre will show “Selma” to about 1,100 D.C. students at reduced ticket prices, part of a national movement to expose the civil rights film to thousands of young people.

  • Jan 16, 2015

Joaquín Pomés Figueredo and Virginia Schofield Reguero share an exhibition at GALA Hispanic Theatre.

  • Dec 5, 2014

The Newseum is planning to exhibit artifacts from the Ferguson protests and news coverage later in December.

  • Dec 3, 2014

Amid calls to keep up the push for “justice,” the community starts to move past the strife and divisions.

  • Nov 30, 2014

The Rev. Al Sharpton delivered an electrifying 50-minute address — part protest message, part sermon — to a congregation of several hundred Sunday morning at a St. Louis church, with Michael Brown’s family members in attendance.

  • Nov 30, 2014

Organizers invoked the civil rights movement in calling for better policing and the end of racial profiling.

  • Nov 29, 2014

Ten percent of businesses destroyed in riots after grand jury verdict was announced.

  • Nov 28, 2014

From social media to protests in malls, demonstrators sought to bring attention to their calls for change in the criminal justice system.

  • Nov 28, 2014

A U-turn at a White House checkpoint led to her being killed — and left a slew of questions.

  • Nov 28, 2014

As residents cope with racial strife, the St. Louis suburb still finds much for which to be grateful.

  • Nov 27, 2014
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David Montgomery was born in Brooklyn, grew up in suburban New York, graduated from Princeton University and the University of Michigan, and was a reporter at The Buffalo News before joining The Washington Post in 1993. He covered Prince George’s County, Maryland politics and life in the District, then became a feature writer in the Style section. He currently writes general features, profiles and arts stories for the Sunday Magazine and Style, including pieces on the Latino community and Latino arts. He is married and has two daughters.
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