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Recent Episodes

The Baltimore Bureau Podcast Show: Weeks of November 26 and December 3, 2018

The Baltimore Bureau Podcast Show: Weeks of November 26 and December 3, 2018

December 11, 2018

Dharna Noor, Khalilah Harris and Eze Jackson talk about the new Brookings report that reveals $156 billion in property value denied to black communities. They also discuss Johns Hopkins’ nurses’ fight to unionize, Baltimore City Council’s proposal of income-based water billing, a young man’s dangerous experience with an undercover cop, and more

Slain Youth Advocate Sought Year-Round Jobs for Baltimore City’s Young People

Slain Youth Advocate Sought Year-Round Jobs for Baltimore City’s Young People

December 6, 2018

Councilman Zeke Cohen submitted a resolution to advance the BMORE Invested Fund to expand Baltimore’s Youthworks program to year-round employment, honoring DaVonte Friedman

Even more from The Real Baltimore

Previewing Maryland's Election Night

Previewing Maryland’s Election Night

November 5, 2018

Can underdog Democrat Ben Jealous upset popular Republican Governor Larry Hogan in the blue state of Maryland?

Bill McKibben: Environmental Justice Must Take Center Stage In Maryland

Bill McKibben: Environmental Justice Must Take Center Stage In Maryland

November 2, 2018

Bill McKibben talks to Dharna Noor about the actions Ben Jealous would take to fight climate change and protect the Chesapeake Bay if he beats the odds and defeats incumbent Larry Hogan in the Maryland governor’s race

NLRB Says Johns Hopkins Violating Rights of Nurses Seeking to Unionize

NLRB Says Johns Hopkins Violating Rights of Nurses Seeking to Unionize

October 31, 2018

TRNN’s Jaisal Noor speaks to pro and anti-union nurses at the world-renowned Johns Hopkins Hospital about the impact of the ruling from the nation’s top labor board

The Maryland Color of Wealth Forum

The Maryland Color of Wealth Forum

October 31, 2018

TRNN was a media partner to the Job Opportunities Task Force and Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition’s forum reviewing data from a critical report from the Insight Center for Community Economic Development. Participants were invited to understand and problem-solve the challenges and opportunities in bridging the racial wealth gap and criminal justice reforms

Bill McKibben Campaigns for Maryland Democratic Candidate Ben Jealous

Bill McKibben Campaigns for Maryland Democratic Candidate Ben Jealous

October 31, 2018

Trailing in the polls by double digits days before the election, Maryland’s Democratic candidate for governor Ben Jealous hit the campaign trail with leading environmentalist Bill McKibben

How  Local Taxes Fuel America's Income Inequality Machine

How  Local Taxes Fuel America’s Income Inequality Machine

October 29, 2018

A new report shows that the poorest Americans pay a much larger proportion of their income in state and local taxes than the the wealthy

The Baltimore Bureau Podcast Show: Weeks of October 15 & October 22, 2018

The Baltimore Bureau Podcast Show: Weeks of October 15 & October 22, 2018

October 28, 2018

Khalilah M. Harris and Dharna Noor are joined by Real News Marketing Manager Tracey Beale to talk about the issues driving people to vote in the midterm elections, ongoing police corruption, and arts in Baltimore’s Cherry Hill neighborhood

Early Voting Begins in Maryland

Early Voting Begins in Maryland

October 25, 2018

TRNN’s Jaisal Noor speaks to Baltimore County voters and candidates about the issues that matter most to them in the 2018 midterm elections

Baltimore's Women of Color Lead Charge to Get Out the Vote

Baltimore’s Women of Color Lead Charge to Get Out the Vote

October 25, 2018

Khalilah Harris discusses the role of women of color in driving voter engagement during the midterm elections in Baltimore and beyond

Are Baltimore Police Stealing Overtime?

Are Baltimore Police Stealing Overtime?

October 24, 2018

A new audit concludes that the Baltimore Police Department cannot stop fraud and abuse of overtime and that controls are so lax that officials can’t determine how many hours officers are actually working