Lauren Ober

Lauren Ober appears in the following:

How Pools Became Democratizing Forces In Rapidly Changing Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Swimming pools are a big deal in Washington, D.C. Some of the most popular city pools were once state of the art facilities โ€” built decades ago specifically for black city residents.


In The Nation's Capital, A Signature Soup Stays On The Menu

Friday, December 26, 2014

For 110 years, Senate bean soup has been offered every day but one in the U.S. Senate cafeteria. But few staffers have actually tasted the traditional soup of the "world's greatest deliberative body."


How A Minority Biking Group Raises The Profile Of Cycling

Monday, July 01, 2013

Flip open any cycling magazine and you might think only skinny, good-looking, white people ride bikes. But increasingly that doesn't reflect the reality. Communities of color are embracing cycling. And as a fast-growing segment of the cycling population, they're making themselves far more visible.

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