gilmor homes

Slum Clearance: Relocating Public Housing Residents Without Notice

February 12, 2018

Many residents of the Gilmor Homes housing project say they did not receive notice from Baltimore officials about the city’s plan to demolish six buildings and put 40 percent of the property in private hands

Woman Breaks Down After Sharing Her Tale of Sex for Repairs in Public Housing

January 26, 2018

An ongoing Real News investigation into allegations of sexual harassment in Baltimore public housing revealed personal stories of pain and anguish for women trying to survive in a system they say ignores them

Rather Than Address Crime, Baltimore Officials Try to Relocate It

January 22, 2018

Baltimore officials will demolish 6 buildings and relocate more than 120 families living in Gilmor Homes, a public housing project that the mayor says is a hotbed for criminal activity. Executive Producer Eddie Conway speaks with Gilmor residents about the city’s plan, which he says fails to address the root causes of the problem

The Real Baltimore

August 23, 2017
New York rappers Rebel Diaz and Ferguson rapper Tef Poe perform in Gilmor Homes, the epicenter of the Baltimore Uprising, to promote a culture of solidarity

Morgan State Students Give Back to the Community

July 20, 2017

Morgan State University students conducting research on the African Diaspora worked with Eddie Conway and the Coalition of Friends on the urban farm in Gilmor homes

You Don’t Need Permission To Do the Right Thing

July 5, 2017

Gilmor Homes residents unite for a basketball tournament celebrating community accomplishments

Back to the Basics: Backpack Giveaway at Tubman House

September 5, 2016

TRNN Producer Dharna Noor speaks with grassroots activists and residents of Gilmor Homes projects about the importance of social programs and political education in creating a healthy community.

From Gilmor Homes to Park Heights, Baltimore Tries to Heal the Pain of Crime and Corruption

January 8, 2016

A street named after a 2015 homicide victim and a landmark settlement over a sex for repairs scheme at a city housing project mark a deal of both communal healing and concern