Chris Myers Asch

A former Teach for America corps member, Chris Myers Asch is Executive Director of the U.S. Public Service Academy and he is the coordinator for the proposed National Center for Urban Education at the University of the District of Columbia.

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Woodrow Wilson’s racist legacy

Woodrow Wilson’s racist legacy

Yes, Wilson was a complicated man. But he doesn’t deserve a high school named for him.

Not gone, not forgotten: Struggling over history in a gentrifying D.C.

Not gone, not forgotten: Struggling over history in a gentrifying D.C.

Washingtonians are grappling with a city that is becoming younger, wealthier — and whiter.

What an old debt deal did to D.C.

What an old debt deal did to D.C.

The founding of a slave capital.