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Is Bureaucratic Incompetence Contributing to Baltimore’s Intractable Social Ills?

May 29, 2017

A panel of journalists explores how errant water bill liens, tax breaks for developers with little oversight, and general lack of transparency all exacerbate the city’s list of mounting problems by Stephen Janis and Taya Graham

The Real Baltimore: Take-Home Cars for Cops, No Water for Kids… How Baltimore’s Policies Heighten Inequity

April 2, 2017

In this episode of The Real Baltimore our panel of journalists dissects the long-term consequences of giving tax breaks to developers and poor oversight of police for a city that can’t adequately fund education by Taya Graham and Stephen Janis

How Zero Tolerance Policing Destroyed Black Communities in Baltimore

August 30, 2016

Ten of thousands of city residents were swept up in a policy that the Department of Justice says lead to illegal arrests and unconstitutional policing focused solely on African-American neighborhoods

Can Baltimore’s Mayoral Race Lead to Serious Change in Public Policy?

February 3, 2016

Journalists Jayne Miller, Luke Broadwater and Taya Graham debate whether there’s anything of substance thus far emerging from the low-key campaign for Baltimore’s top job