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Ankle Monitors Continue the Legacy of Mass Incarceration

September 25, 2019

Pre-trial detention has shifted from brick and mortar prisons to ankle monitors for people that have yet to be charged with a crime. Advocates say that it’s an alternative form of incarceration as they see an increasing number of people held without bond.

Black Leftists Challenge #Blexit And Political Misleadership In Baltimore

Black Leftists Challenge #Blexit And Political Misleadership In Baltimore

September 23, 2019

Candace Owens of the right-wing org Turning Point USA recently held the group’s #Blexit conference in Baltimore. Jacqueline Luqman talks with Brandon Walker of Ujima People’s Progress Party about their protest of the event, and the political realities that Black voters really face.

UPDATED: Protesters Greet Trump in Baltimore Weeks After He Attacked City

September 12, 2019

Demonstrators say they’ll highlight the Trump administration’s harmful policies that target the environment, immigrants, and more.

FOX Says Baltimore Schools Aren't Underfunded. They're Wrong

FOX Says Baltimore Schools Aren’t Underfunded. They’re Wrong

September 6, 2019

Education finance expert Jess Gartner joins TRNN’s Jaisal Noor and Stephen Janis to discuss recent right-wing news coverage of Baltimore city schools

How Elites Crush Black Dissent

How Elites Crush Black Dissent

September 2, 2019

What does it mean for the people living under systemic oppression when society frames their rebellion as a riot?

The Neoliberal Scam: Public Money for Private Playgrounds

The Neoliberal Scam: Public Money for Private Playgrounds

September 2, 2019

TRNN takes an in-depth look at so-called public-private partnerships and how they funnel public money into the pockets of the ultra-wealthy

Residents Outraged City Won’t Commit to 100% Affordable Housing

Residents Outraged City Won’t Commit to 100% Affordable Housing

August 29, 2019

Baltimore activists call out city officials for not dedicating the entire Affordable Housing Trust Fund towards equitable development

Officials to Announce Funding Details for Affordable Housing in Baltimore

Officials to Announce Funding Details for Affordable Housing in Baltimore

August 27, 2019

The Department of Housing and Community Development is expected to unveil key details for Baltimore’s $20 million Affordable Housing Trust Fund, the result of years of organizing and protest

Newark's Water Crisis is One of Thousands That Are Worse Than Flint's

Newark’s Water Crisis is One of Thousands That Are Worse Than Flint’s

August 25, 2019

Lead poisoning is a public health emergency in poor working class communities across the United States, raising crime rates, causing school dropouts, filling our prisons and creating human tragedy

Police Use Your Money to Buy Silence of Brutality Victims

Police Use Your Money to Buy Silence from Brutality Victims

August 22, 2019

A Real News investigation reveals how the political power structure of policing allows brutal cops to silence victims with public money