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    Baltimore's Harbor-Front Development at the Expense of City Infrastructure and Schools
    The Baltimore Sun's Luke Broadwater says Baltimore's push to give tax-breaks and incentives to developers has Baltimore City's schools losing tens of millions of dollars in state funding

      March 2, 2015

    Unions Fight Controversial Charter School Expansion Bill
    TRNN speaks to supporters and opponents of Gov. Hogan's proposal to increase freedoms for charter schools, while critics warn the measures could lead to abuse and undermine collective bargaining

      February 28, 2015

    Baltimore College Fights To Keep Accreditation Status
    TRNN speaks to a faculty member from Sojourner Douglass College, which is facing financial shortfalls due to the Federal Pell Grant and the Parent PLUS loan

      February 27, 2015

    Baltimore Schools Facing Cuts in State Budget
    Legislators, residents and advocates tell the Real News they are preparing to fight back against Republican Governor Larry Hogan's proposed cutbacks that will disproportionally affect low income students of color

      February 4, 2015

    Baltimore Activists Participate in National Day of Action Against Police Brutality
    More than 100 Baltimore-area activists traveled to the state's capital to mark Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday and demand reform of the Maryland police bill of rights and civilian oversight

      January 16, 2015

    Baltimore Students Stage Die-in to Protest School-to-Prison Pipeline
    Baltimore City Public School students are demanding comprehensive policy changes on police interaction with youth, school funding, and the city school's curriculum

      January 15, 2015

    Police Reform Advocates To Disrupt Opening of MD Legislative Session
    The Real News speaks with Baltimore legislators, advocates and activists about what they say are necessary changes to state law including the Law Enforcement Officers Bill of Rights, and a planned protest on January 15th

      January 9, 2015

    Nationwide Anti-Police Brutality Protests Enter Second Month
    Activists again disrupt Baltimore-area restaurants and shops and retired veteran officer Neill Franklin talks about whether body cameras are an effective remedy and the importance of ending the culture of impunity for the boys in blue

      December 31, 14

    Baltimore Fox Affiliate Faked Video of Activist Chanting "Kill A Cop"
    Activist and community leader Tawanda Jones responds to FOX 45 Baltimore airing a heavily edited clip making it seem she was chanting "kill a cop" at a protest

      December 24, 2014

    Die-In for Police Accountability Staged at Baltimore-Area Mall
    Organizers disrupt traffic and shopping at the Towson Mall near Baltimore as actions demanding accountability for police brutality continue nationwide

      December 21, 2014

    Community That Halted Murders Plans to Sue Over Ongoing Police Abuse
    Residents of Baltimore's Rose Street Community say they are pursuing legal action against systemic police abuse, even while they have stopped murders in a 77 block radius for months

      December 22, 14

    Contextualizing Baltimore's Recent Police Shooting
    LEAP's Neill Franklin says the so called war on drugs and the over-policing of marginalized communities is the context for many negative interactions experienced by law enforcement

      December 17, 2014

    Loyola University Students March Against Police Brutality
    Loyola University students protest on their campus as a part of ongoing demonstrations against minority targeted police brutality and violence.

      December 12, 2014

    Baltimore Communities Wage Legislative and Grassroots Battles For Better Public Schools
    Baltimore residents have secured $1 billion over ten years to restore and revitalize their historically underfunded school district, while communities are undertaking grassroots efforts to ensure access to quality education for all students

      December 9, 14

    Can Corporations Help Save Baltimore's Crumbling Water System? (2/2)
    Emanuele Lobina, author of a new report "Troubled Waters" argues private water companies could spell disaster for the city's water system

      December 12, 14

    Can Corporations Help Save Baltimore's Crumbling Water System? (1/2)
    Emanuele Lobina, author of a new report "Troubled Waters" argues private water companies could spell disaster for the city's water system

      December 4, 14

    Baltimore City Says It Does Not Plan to Privatize Water
    Baltimore's city council questions top official over plans to use private companies to study how to improve Baltimore's aging water system as opponents warn such a move could lead to privatization

      December 4, 14

    Baltimore Erupts with Protests in Solidarity with Ferguson
    Hundreds march across Baltimore and shut down major thoroughfares the day after a St. Louis County grand jury failed to indict Officer Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown

      November 26, 14

    Baltimore Residents Demand Legislative Action to End Police Impunity
    Residents, attorneys and law enforcement officials offer testimony on whether the Maryland legislature should repeal key components of the Law Enforcement Officers' Bill of Rights.

      November 25, 14

    What's at Stake for the Black Electorate in Maryland?
    Dr. Jared Ball, professor at Morgan State University and radio host, and Hassan Giordano, political analyst for Fox News Radio, discuss the black vote and the Maryland gubernatorial race

      November 4, 14

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