Anas “Andy” Shallal is the founder of Busboys and Poets, a restaurant, bookstore, fair trade market, and a community where racial and cultural connections are consciously uplifted. Since its inception Busboys and Poets has been a magnate for book talks, community gatherings, panel discussion and networking. Shallal has founded or co-founded several peace and justice organizations and holds leadership positions in numerous others.
Cultural Tourism DC asked some notable Washingtonians to share with us their favorite places or events that are special and unique to DC.
Here are Andy’s five favorite places in DC
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