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"Don't walk away, just listen to me. Talk to me." A protester in West Baltimore confronted Geraldo Rivera last night before he went to his live shot for Fox News. He went OFF on Geraldo, asking ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 261 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 02:17 PM PDT with 489 Recommends
Mother Jones magazine reported that police actions triggered the riot.
by CharlesII
Comment Count 114 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 03:01 PM PDT with 334 Recommends
No snarky comment here. Not for this image. 'Why?' It's the most useful one word sentence in the English language. It's how we begin the search for causes, for understanding, for truth. We have to ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 128 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 09:00 AM PDT with 150 Recommends
Moments before Joseph Kent vanished on live television Joseph Kent is a well-known activist who has been a leader in organizing nonviolent protests–first in Ferguson, Missouri and now in Baltimore,
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 98 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 10:32 AM PDT with 236 Recommends
Jon Stewart unleashes on the situation in Baltimore. Jon Stewart came out punching Tuesday night, in defense of the citizens of Baltimore. Full clip and transcript is below the fold.
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 50 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 07:59 AM PDT with 139 Recommends
It's hard to know exactly what's going on. From the storyline the tweets tell, after Freddy Gray's funeral this morning things heated up considerably. Various police transports have been set on ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 151 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 03:27 PM PDT with 107 Recommends
Welcome to post-racial America. Here, in his own words (...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 82 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 07:26 AM PDT with 75 Recommends
The Washington Post is reporting that Maryland State Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby has found probable case to file homicide charges in the death of Freddie Gray. Baltimore prosecutor: Probable cause to ...
by koNko
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 08:06 AM PDT with 48 Recommends
There are many factors that contributed to the riots that broke out yesterday in the lower income community of West Baltimore, the day of Freddie Gray's funeral, despite the best intentions of ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 11:34 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
A Baltimore resident trying to restore ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 89 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 06:55 PM PDT with 50 Recommends
Baltimore - Washington - 2015 Born and raised in Maryland in the 1940s and 50s, I've spent the last half-decade settling family affairs in Prince Georges County between Baltimore and Washington DC. ...
by HalFonts
Comment Count 21 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 05:57 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
For all the kicking and screaming that the Baltimore Fraternal Order of Police directed at Marilyn Mosby today after six of their brothers were indicted for their role in the death of Freddie Gray, ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 03:54 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
Martin O'Malley's drive for the White House hasn't been a secret. He's appeared in Iowa 13 times already with more than 35 events. The former governor has given speeches at places like the Kansas ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 02:22 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
Baltimore police arresting Freddie Gray. The Baltimore Police have issued a bulletin they want to share nationwide with other police departments. They claim to evidence that gangs are working ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 29 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 10:00 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Obedience - yeah that's what the Other should do, after looting pharmacies and liquor stores. The streets of Baltimore were eerily quiet Tuesday night into ...
by annieli
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 12:03 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Police blaming gangs as if this were an actual opportunity to ...
by annieli
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 08:40 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Received this e-mail from Rep. Donna Edwards' (D. MD) U.S. Senate campaign:
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Apr 20, 2015 at 01:58 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Yesterday all three of the the republican members of the Colorado State Senate Veterans and Military Affairs Committee voted to defeat House Bill 1265 , the Birth Certificate Modernization Act , a ...
by rserven
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
And now for the latest entry from the never ending GOP stupid parade. From the Huffington Post ... A Republican lawmaker in the Maryland General Assembly said it might be a good idea to take food ...
by jawillie
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 04:20 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
April 20, 2015 Introduction: I want to dedicate the essay which follows to two lions of the left, my friend and environmental colleague Bill Wolfe, who is up against hard times in Chris Christie’
by billofrights
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Apr 20, 2015 at 07:53 AM PDT with 6 Recommends