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After Freddie Gray Death, U.S. Starts Civil Rights Probe Of Baltimore Police

In the wake of Freddie Gray’s death in police custody, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced Friday that the Department of Justice will launch a full-scale civil rights investigation into Baltimore’s police.

May 8, 2015

Toya Graham Simply Doing What Mothers Do

You’ve probably seen the viral video of Toya Graham, during last week’s unrest in Baltimore, using some rather pungent language and some open-handed smacks upside the head to pull her 16-year-old son out of the riot zone.

May 6, 2015

Violence In Baltimore Wasn’t ‘Counterproductive’

The violence in Baltimore might be called political violence: illegitimate but rooted in the legitimate desire to petition the state for redress of grievances.

May 5, 2015

Baltimore Curfew Ends; City Begins Return To Normal

There are still 3,000 Maryland National Guard members spread across Baltimore’s streets.

May 4, 2015