The Real Baltimore

Behind The Scenes Of A Baltimore Corruption Scandal

Behind The Scenes Of A Baltimore Corruption Scandal

April 15, 2019

State Senator Jill Carter and investigative reporters Luke Broadwater and Fern Shen discuss how “Healthy Holly” has shaken up Baltimore politics and local elites

Students, Residents Protest Johns Hopkins ICE Contracts and Private Police

April 11, 2019

As student occupation continues, professors join in calls for the university to abandon plan for armed police

Scandal Grows But Baltimore Mayor Won't Resign

Scandal Grows But Baltimore Mayor Won’t Resign

April 8, 2019

City Council considers systemic reform in the wake of the “Health Holly” scandal

Cop Caught on Camera Assaulting a Pizza Worker, City Won't Say if He's Still on the Force

Cop Caught on Camera Assaulting a Pizza Worker, City Won’t Say if He’s Still on the Force

April 5, 2019

Despite promise of reforms the Baltimore Police Department continues to keep personal records secret, even when an officer is convicted of a crime

What Baltimore's Children's Book Scam Says About Corporate Power

What Baltimore’s Children’s Book Scam Says About Corporate Power

April 4, 2019

Baltimore Beat Editor-in-Chief Lisa Snowden-McCray discusses the fallout from the unfolding Healthy Holly corruption scandal

Baltimore Emphasized Policing Over Recreation, and it Failed

Baltimore Emphasized Policing Over Recreation, and it Failed

April 4, 2019

The rise of police spending at the expense of recreation centers is under fire from community activists as Baltimore continues to grapple with record levels of violence

Hopkins Students Sit-In to Oppose University's Private Police and ICE Contract

Hopkins Students Sit-In to Oppose University’s Private Police and ICE Contract

April 3, 2019

The protestors say they will occupy Hopkins until officials end the militarization of its campus

Bill to Protect Thousands from Losing Homes Over Water Bills Nears Final Approval

April 3, 2019

Maryland’s General Assembly passed a bill that will stop Baltimore from sending properties to tax sale over overdue water bills—but supporters fear it’s compromised

Privatization and Kickbacks: Why the Healthy Holly Scandal Is Bigger Than Baltimore's Mayor

Privatization and Kickbacks: Why the Healthy Holly Scandal Is Bigger Than Baltimore’s Mayor

April 3, 2019

Professor Lawrence Brown says systemic change is necessary to break corporate corruption of Baltimore’s political system

Scandal-Plagued Baltimore Mayor Takes Leave of Absence

Scandal-Plagued Baltimore Mayor Takes Leave of Absence

April 1, 2019

The announcement came hours after Maryland’s governor requested an investigation into the mayor’s financial dealings