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CLIPS: Keeping the American Dream alive near Farragut Square

In our latest episode of CLIPS, our barbershop oral history project in partnership with Metro Connection, we visit a barber with the "fountain of youth"...

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CLIPS: J&C Barbershop part of Park View melting pot

Even celebrities have to get their hair cut, and the unassuming barbershop on Georgia Avenue just south of the Petworth metro is where at least two D.C. celebs go. In today’s installment of CLIPS we visit the barber to both former council member Jim Graham and WAMU radio host Kojo Nnamdi.

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CLIPS: A barber to the Marines watches Barracks Row change

Sheila Knox, a female barber on Barracks Row, reflects on community in her changing neighborhood.

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CLIPS: A quarter-century in, 'business is even better' at this Adams Morgan barbershop

Kofi Asante moved in when the largest club for African and Caribbean music sat directly across from his shop; now it's a gym. But business is booming at Eddie's Hair Creations, now in its 24th year.

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CLIPS: Brookland barber searching for a new home (now with audio!)

M&S Barber Services, a fixture in Brookland for almost 20 years, needs to find a new location. But the story of one barber shop versus neighborhood change is so much bigger.
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