Baltimore

The White Man's Bargain
May 01, 2015

A strange idea has been running through some of the commentary about Baltimore: Wasn’t electing Barack Obama supposed to fix this?

Republicans Say Baltimore Proves Social Welfare Doesn't Work. How Will Hillary Respond?
May 01, 2015

She needs to fill in the holes in her plan to reform the criminal justice system.

Freddie Gray Didn't Magically Kill Himself
April 30, 2015

Wednesday's police leak showed no respect for Baltimore's anger.

Looking While Black
April 30, 2015

When eye contact with police is considered a crime.

"They Can’t Lock Everybody Up"
April 29, 2015

Counting down to curfew with Freddie Gray's neighbors in Baltimore.

Having Black Cops and Black Mayors Doesn't End Police Brutality
April 29, 2015

A Baltimore writer on racial tension and the limits of diversity.

The Violence in Baltimore Didn't Start with the Riots
April 28, 2015

It should be simple: Violence broke out and erupted not when students threw stones at police, but when Freddie Gray suffered a spinal cord injury while in police custody, and, eventually, died.

Baltimore Leads Comparable Cities in Black-Owned Businesses
April 28, 2015

More than any other city of a similar size.

There Are Victims of the Baltimore Riots
April 28, 2015

There's no contradiction between believing Freddie Gray was murdered by police and believing that assaulting innocent bystanders is wrong.

"It Took This to Bring the Light To Everything"
April 28, 2015

Baltimoreans say calls for peace are futile without an agenda for change.

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