Street Sense - DC Homeless Street Paper / by wanyu zhang

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Do you know what street paper is? Have you ever purchased a street paper from a badged vendor in Washington, D.C? In case you’re not familiar with that, there are 110 street papers in 35 countries with over 23.3 million circulations per year, and street papers have supported more than 300,000 vendors over the last 28 years. This week is international #VendorWeek with street papers around the world. Let’s celebrate with D.C.’s iconic Street Sense papers and understand why they are so special to the homeless people and how they work.