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Battleground Baltimore: Pushing back

For a majority-Black city, Baltimore sure has a way of making Black people who are fighting to uplift their community feel unwelcome. Over the past…

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Battleground Baltimore: Who gets to stay in the city?

Baltimore’s Poppleton Neighborhood Confronts New York Developers Local television news crews descended on West Baltimore’s historic Black Poppleton neighborhood on the afternoon of July 12,…

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Battleground Baltimore: Ghost Guns in Baltimore

Ghost Guns in Baltimore, Explained Earlier this week, the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) and US Department of Homeland Security announced the arrests of four men…

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Battleground Baltimore: The fight for green spaces

Black-Led Community Garden in Cherry Hill Faces Eviction, Poppleton Challenges Developers The remote, deeply segregated Black neighborhood neighborhood of Cherry Hill does not even have…

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No funding? No problem, for Baltimore’s co-ops

TRNN’s Jaisal Noor profiles the pandemic strategy of three Baltimore businesses: Red Emma’s, Taharka Bros, and Joe Squared. These worker co-ops survived the pandemic by…

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What just happened? The year, so far, in review

We blinked and the first six months of the year 2021 passed—or so it seems. There’s always a lot going on in Baltimore, but this…

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Battleground Baltimore: What does George Floyd mean to Baltimore?

Although many Baltimore leaders are adept at paying lip service to the movement to protect Black lives, they still have a long way to go…

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Battleground Baltimore: Madness from Marilyn Mosby’s Office

Marilyn Mosby’s Middle Finger to Keith Davis—and Baltimore Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby lied this week, by way of the State’s Attorney’s official Twitter…

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Battleground Baltimore: Madness from Marlilyn Mosby’s Office

Marilyn Mosby’s Middle Finger to Keith Davis—and Baltimore Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby lied this week, by way of the State’s Attorney’s official Twitter…

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Worker Co-ops vs COVID-19

We know that workers have been on the front lines of the pandemic, too often with no real say in the conditions they’ve had to…

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The feds want him to spend 20 years in jail for a single phone call, but their case is falling apart

Transcript Taya Graham: Hello. My name is Taya Graham, and welcome to the Police Accountability Report. As I always make clear, this show has a…

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Battleground Baltimore: From Baltimore to Palestine

From Baltimore to Palestine “From Baltimore to Palestine, occupation is a crime,” was one of many chants heard back in 2015 during the Baltimore Uprising—a…

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Battleground Baltimore: Support For Defunding the Police Grows

In Baltimore, a Laboratory for Failed Police Reform, Defund Makes Sense Last month at Baltimore City’s annual Taxpayer’s Night event, where residents show up and…

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Battleground Baltimore: The week in police accountability

The battle to keep Black, brown, and other marginalized people safe from police violence is like a fire that has burned for as long as…

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Battleground Baltimore: Protests Against Police and For Tenants’ Rights

Baltimore Youth Honor Adam Toledo, Daunte Wright On Friday, Apr. 16, youth-led organization Good Kids Mad City Bmore held an emergency action to honor the…

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Battleground Baltimore: Freedom?

Advocates fight security deposit bill Housing advocates are calling on Mayor Brandon Scott to veto a bill passed by the City Council this week that…

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Battleground Baltimore: Make It Make Sense

Reopening in a Pandemic: Make It Make Sense Gov. Larry Hogan roiled people who still have common sense Thursday when he said that Maryland residents…

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Battleground Baltimore: The tangled knot of Baltimore politics

Mosbys under investigation Last week, The Baltimore Sun reported that federal prosecutors had launched a criminal investigation into Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby and…

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From Bessemer to Baltimore, Amazon workers demand the right to organize

Amazon workers in Bessemer, Alabama have entered the final week of voting on whether to become the first Amazon facility to unionize in the US….

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Battleground Baltimore: Brandon Scott sets a progressive path

One reason why The Real News Network calls Baltimore home is because we know that the struggles the people in this majority-minority city face (unequitable…

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Battleground Baltimore: House passes police reform legislation

One reason why The Real News Network calls Baltimore home is because we know that the struggles the people in this majority-minority city face (unequitable…

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Police hijack helicopter ambulance for aerial surveillance

Documents obtained by PAR reveal how an air ambulance (medevac) service has been used repeatedly to fly surveillance missions over the city of Baltimore, raising…

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