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    Baltimore Residents Demand Legislative Action to End Police Impunity
    In light of revelations of brutality by Baltimore police officers, residents, attorneys and current and former law enforcement offer testimony on whether the Maryland legislature should repeal key components of the Law Enforcement Officers Bill of Rights.

      November 24, 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

    One in Ten Baltimore Residents Apply for Section 8 Housing after Waitlist Opens for First Time in a Decade
    Sun reporter Yvonne Wenger talks about the implications of tens of thousands of Baltimore residents applying for the Section 8 housing program, which subsidizes rent for needy families

      October 31, 14

    'One Baltimore' Rally Unites Groups Against Privatization
    TRNN's Megan Sherman speaks to labor leaders, activists and low-wage workers who oppose potential plans for privatization of the city's water and other public services, and say the issue is tied to growing crime and poverty in Baltimore

      October 30, 14

    Is Baltimore City's Water Supply Up For Privatization?
    City Hall denies the charge, but workers and advocates say an upcoming water contract could be a foot in the door for privatization

      October 3, 14

    Baltimore Mayor and City Council Clash Over Police Body Cameras
    Baltimore Sun reporter Yvonne Wenger explains why the Baltimore City Council wants body camera legislation passed immediately, while the administration of Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake wants it delayed

      November 2, 14

    Policing Isn't a Solution for Youth in Baltimore
    Bart Lubow, senior advisor at the Annie E. Casey Foundation talks policy changes for youth in Baltimore

      October 26, 14

    "Undue Force" and Police Brutality in Baltimore
    Baltimore Sun journalist Mark Puente discusses his investigation into police brutality cases that have cost the city $5.7 million

      October 10, 14

    Baltimore Mayor and Police Commissioner Unveil Supposed Action Plan to Reduce Police Brutality
    Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and police commissioner Anthony W. Batts released a lengthy 41-page report outlining their recommendations to curb police brutality in Baltimore.

      October 10, 14

    What Can The People Do to Challenge Systemic Racism in Baltimore? - Eddie Conway interviews Dr. Ray Winbush on Systemic (2/2)
    Dr. Ray Winbush speaks about how to address structural racism in Baltimore

      October 6, 14

    Where Do We Build Our House in This Swamp? - Eddie Conway and Dr. Ray Winbush on Systemic Racism in Baltimore (1/2)
    Dr. Ray Winbush discusses structural racism in Baltimore and urban centers across America

      October 3, 14

    Workers Say Racial Discrimination Systemic at Thurgood Marshall Airport
    TRNN's Jaisal Noor speaks with workers and advocates at BWI Airport who say the racial wage gap there is harming Baltimore's African American community

      October 3, 14

    Baltimore Brew: Old-School Journalism for 21st Century Baltimore (2/2)
    The Baltimore Brew's Fern Shen and Mark Reutter talk about Baltimore's infamous liquor board and plans to privatize public housing

      August 6, 2014

    Baltimore Brew: Old School Journalism for 21st Century Baltimore (1/2)
    The Brew's Mark Reutter and Fern Shen discuss their model of journalism and how they saved taxpayers $100 million

      October 3, 14

    Will a Stricter Curfew Law Help or Hurt Baltimore Youth?
    Sonia Kumar from the ACLU argues that the law threatens parental and Fourth Amendment rights, while the bill's lead sponsor says it will provide children with needed social services

      October 3, 14

    As Construction of Baltimore Incinerator Is Halted, Activists Rally for Justice for Bhopal
    Jaisal Noor reports on the decision of the state of Maryland to stop construction of the largest incinerator in the country in Baltimore, and also on a rally in DC ahead of the 30th anniversary of the Bhopal disaster

      October 3, 14

    Baltimore Teachers Union Protests Last-Minute Teacher Evaluation Standards
    The Baltimore Teachers Union and supporters rally in front of the Baltimore City Public Schools building to protest last-minute changes the administration made to their evaluation system without informing the union

      June 17, 2014

    Tenants and Workers Speak Out against Plans to Sell Off Baltimore's Public Housing
    Jaisal Noor speaks to public housing residents and employees about their concerns with plans to privatize around 40% of Baltimore's public housing stock

      October 3, 14

    Is Baltimore Local Media Working in the Best Interests of Its Residents?
    Baltimore residents and LEAP executive director Neill Franklin give their take on Baltimore's local news coverage

      October 3, 14

    "Facts Don't Matter" Community Faces Health Risks from New Incinerator (3/4)
    Robert Bullard, the father of environmental justice and Curtis Bay youth activist Destiny Watford talk about the high stakes fight against the country's largest incinerator under construction in Baltimore

      October 3, 14

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