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David Harewood
13 February 2023

On Sunday, February 5 at about 4pm, I get a phone call from a friend who has access to police scanners and phone calls. He tells me there’s been an officer-...

Davud Harewood
28 January 2023

It seems Columbus’ policing unfortunately follows national trends, incident by incident. Columbus Police actions have become a regressive, dark-mirror...

15 January 2023

I love music and, like I think anyone raised in America, loves a good celebration. It’s important, though, to keep in mind that many of the celebrations we...

David Harewood
21 December 2022

In the summer of 2021, City Attorney Zach Klein published a column in the Dispatch touting six reform measures meant to improve Columbus...

David Harewood
07 December 2022


Last week I wrote a column for this publication in which I mentioned that I’m a member of the International Association of Theatrical Stage...

Two men, one black, one white
23 November 2022

I am a journeyman with IATSE Local 12, the local stagehands’ union. We’re freelance artisans and laborers who build...