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Days After FBI Raid on City Hall, Progressives Introduce Reforms to Curb Corruption

Days After FBI Raid on City Hall, Progressives Introduce Reforms to Curb Corruption

April 30, 2019

Reform-minded councilmembers propose reigning in Baltimore’s all-powerful mayor, but will these changes be enough?

Mayor Cuts Deal to Move Homeless Tents From Outside City Hall

August 23, 2017

City officials promised to help 55 people find homes, but protesters say a lot more needs to be done to address Baltimore’s growing homeless population

Baltimore Brew: Old-School Journalism for 21st Century Baltimore (2/2)

August 6, 2014

The Baltimore Brew’s Fern Shen and Mark Reutter talk about Baltimore’s infamous liquor board and plans to privatize public housing

Baltimore Brew: Old School Journalism for 21st Century Baltimore (1/2)

August 4, 2014

The Brew’s Mark Reutter and Fern Shen discuss their model of journalism and how they saved taxpayers $100 million

Examining the “Israel Has a Right to Defend Itself” Narrative

August 4, 2014

Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist Chris Hedges and Palestinian activist Linda Sarsour deconstruct the narrative around Israel’s right to defend itself and the media’s depiction of the Gaza assault

Tenants and Workers Speak Out against Plans to Sell Off Baltimore’s Public Housing

June 12, 2014

Jaisal Noor speaks to public housing residents and employees about their concerns with plans to privatize around 40% of Baltimore’s public housing stock

Chokwe Lumumba

March 2, 2014
Tolu Olorunda and Rosa Clemente continue their discussion on Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba, who recently passed at age 66

Protestors Rally Against Proposed Maryland Fracked Gas Processing Facility

February 24, 2014

Activists rally against Dominion Resources’s proposed facility to process and ship natural gas across the globe

Ratner: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Facilitating Israeli War Crimes

January 29, 2014

Michael Ratner: President Obama and New York mayor de Blasio’s statements in blanket support of Israel enables it’s violations of Palestinians’ rights