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What would locals like others know about Washington, DC? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion:

Headlines
D.C. Mayor to Biden: Your Teleworking Employees Are Killing My City
American Indian Museum comes of age
Jackson Magnolia
Concepcion Picciotto, Who Kept Vigil by White House for Three Decades, Dies – NYT
18 Photos That Will Change Your View of Washington – Politico
In New Drainage Projects, Long-Buried Urban Streams See the Light Again

Recommended Listening
WPFW – wpfwfm.org – is dedicated to programming which reflects progressive social change and democracy. The station will continue and further a global, humanistic, and futuristic approach to news, public affairs, the creative arts and cultural programming.
Facebook
@wpfwdc

WAMU
wamu.org@wamu885

Elsewhere on the Web
dcist.com@dcist
Greater Greater Washington@ggwash
National Capital Parks – NPS

Baseball
Nationals Park is located in Southeast Washington, south of the Capitol, along the fast-developing Capitol Riverfront adjacent to the Navy Yard.
Nationals
Ballpark
Tickets

Tourism Portals
washington.org@destinationdc

Stuart Center
The Stuart Center seeks to create a more just world where the dignity of each person and the integrity of all creation are fully recognized.
Stuart Center
Facebook
Meditation: A Pathway for Difficult Times
@stuartcenter

Architecture
Five great Art Deco buildings in DC

Libraries
dclibrary.orgmemory lab

Bookstores
politics-prose.com
@PoliticsProse

Indigenous Culture
The National Museum of the American Indian is the first national museum dedicated to the preservation, study, and exhibition of the life, languages, literature, history, and arts of Native Americans.
Ustream
Facebook
@SmithsonianNMAI
nmai.si.edu

African American Culture
nmaahc.si.edu
@NMAAHC
Opening Weekend September 23-25th, 2016

Cherry Blossom Festival
Details
#CherryBlossom

Twitter
@WestWingReport
@smithsonian
@SmithsonianNMAI
@NMAAHC
@LincolnsCottage
@NationalZoo
@TheNationalMall
@destinationdc
@capitalweather
@ngadc
@whca
@dcpublicschools
@POPinDC
@MexCultureDC

Blogs
theconcertman.com

Parks
nps.gov/whho/index.htm
September 2015 Quasquicentennial ( 125th anniversary) of Rock Creek Park

Lafayette Park
tclf.org
asla.org

Nature
inaturalist.org/observations/carrieseltzer

Metro
Washington Metro
Metro Map Story – Washington Post
– Chris Richards, “Move along with the soundtrack of Metro’s screechy, wailing escalators
http://soundcloud.com/roman-mars/99-invisible-43-music-of-elevators

Gardens
United States Botanic Garden
United States National Arboretum

Museums
newseum.org
freedomforum.org/todaysfrontpages
After 11 years and nearly 10 million visitors, the Newseum closed to the public on Dec. 31, 2019.

Washington Post
washingtonpost.com@washingtonpost
@IgnatiusPost

Embassies
China: china-embassy.orgForeign Ministry Spokesperson’s RemarksEmbassy Tour

TripAdvisor
DC Hotels

Hotels
Rouge Hotel
Adams’ Inn
Baron Hotel

Embedded Tweets

Benito Juarez Statue
Statue of Benito Juárez is located in the “Juárez Circle” in Washington, D.C.
This statue was a gift from the people of Mexico in reciprocity to the statue of President Abraham Lincoln located in Lincoln Park in Mexico City.
https://twitter.com/ioangrillo/status/1280873188625244160
https://twitter.com/EmbamexEUA/status/1280885255034019841

Lincoln Memorial
We can see what’s always been there. Seeing what’s next is the tough part.
https://youtu.be/Penbo2MtTw8?t=6m45s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Penbo2MtTw8&lc=z13rutribxmfjfthh04chxdqgrbjyp3zw2c
https://twitter.com/voxdotcom/status/784909995284410368

DAR Constitution Hall
http://variety.com/2017/tv/news/samantha-bee-not-white-house-correspondents-dinner-full-frontal-1202403838
http://www.dar.org/constitution-hall
https://twitter.com/TodaysDAR

Dumbarton Oaks

Nearby: Arlington
Long Branch Nature Center

Transportation
wmata.com

Bingo
Capitol – Capitol Hill – City – Congress – DC – Embassy – Lincoln Memorial – National Mall – Senate – Smithsonian – Supreme Court – The Ellipse – Washington Monument – White House

Wikipedia
Arlington National Cemetery
Chesapeake Bay
Edmund Burke
National Symphony Orchestra

Museums and Exhibits

Culture

Features

Planeta.com

USA

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