Arnesa A. Howell

Arnesa A. Howell is a Washington, D.C.-based freelance writer who regularly reports on food, lifestyle trends and grassroots issues.

  • Pipeline protesters encircle the White House

    An estimated 10,000 to 12,000 protesters converged on the nation’s capitol Sunday to press President Obama to block construction of the 1,700-mile Keystone XL pipeline, which would transport tar-sands oil from Canada to refineries on the Gulf of Mexico.  The …