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‘I Was One of Them’: Asylum Seeker Reflects on Her Journey to the US

Real Talk Tho Episode 8 - Segments

July 16, 2019
Episode 8 of Real Talk Tho: As Trump threatens immigration raids, how will Baltimore respond? (1/10)
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Real Talk Tho: How will Baltimore Respond to Immigration Policy”

July 16, 2019

As Trump Ratchets Up Anti-immigrant Rhetoric, How Will Baltimore Respond? Images of children at the border locked in cages and starving have sparked protests across the country. Meanwhile, President Trump’s threats to carry out raids in cities like Baltimore have immigrant communities living in fear of being detained or deported. Do these harsh immigration policies…

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Real Talk Tho: The Bay Area Reduced Murders, Can Baltimore?

June 26, 2019

The San Francisco Bay Area is fighting gun violence and winning. Why did gun deaths drop in the Bay Area, and are there lessons for Baltimore? Tougher gun laws, criminal justice reform, and well-funded violence reduction programs are being credited with a significant drop in shootings in the Bay Area. Could it work in Baltimore?…

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Real Talk Tho 6: How Can Baltimore Uplift Youth?

June 4, 2019

Real Talk Tho, our 6th ‘newsroom in the community’ show, where youth and experts will discuss how our city can create the conditions for young people to thrive. Panelists: -Elijah Robbins, Senior Student Leader with The Intersection @theintersection -D Watkins, Author of “We Speak for Ourselves” and Professor at University of Baltimore @dwatkinsworld -A Youth…

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Real Talk Tho: How To Make The Community Safer

May 21, 2019

How can we make Baltimore safe for everyone? What are the root causes of violence? How can we change the police department so the community has control? Those are the topics we’ll explore for our next installment of The Real News’ newsroom in the community series, Real Talk Tho.Join us for a conversation that explores…