Baltimore Beat

John Hopkins University Occupation Ends with Heavy Police Presence and Seven Arrests

John Hopkins University Occupation Ends with Heavy Police Presence and Seven Arrests

May 8, 2019

After a month-long sit in, Baltimore students and residents protesting private police and ICE’s ended their occupation. Republished from the Baltimore Beat

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’s Metro Shutdown Underscores City’s Transportation Problem (1/2)

February 20, 2018

In a high-crime city like Baltimore, transportation is often overlooked. But Councilman Ryan Dorsey says creating more equitable and accessible transit throughout Baltimore would have a huge impact on the city, particularly in neighborhoods that have been historically disenfranchised or “redlined”

The Real News Collaborates with the Baltimore Beat, a New Alternative Weekly in Baltimore

November 2, 2017

The Real News Network has partnered with the Baltimore Beat, a new alternative weekly paper, set to launch on Nov. 15. The paper, which is owned by the company that owns the Washington Blade and the Los Angeles Blade, rises out of the ashes of the Baltimore City Paper, which was shut down by the…