Maryland Film Festival 2015 offers context for the Baltimore Uprising
'Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution' provide pointed lessons for today's revolutionaries

In 'Black Panthers' doc, pointed lessons for today's revolutionaries

Imagine if Kevin Moore, the man who recorded the arrest of Freddie Gray, didn’t have a smartphone. It’...  more...

Khalik Allah's 'Field Niggas' gleans wisdom from the kind of people Bloomberg, SRB, and others don't think have any

'Field Niggas' gleans wisdom from the oft-ignored

I have a soft spot in my heart for parts of New York City that remind me of Baltimore. These areas are usually...  more...

What's Next? Six police officers have been charged in the death of Freddie Gray but convictions and the trial venue are far from certain

Police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray. What's next?

It looked like smart planning: the announcement of criminal charges against police on a Friday morning, on May Day,...  more...

Can a truce between Baltimore's gangs help make the city safer?

Can a truce between Baltimore's gangs help make the city safer?

Flex, a member of the Bloods street gang, is sitting on the hood of a taxi in front of Central...  more...

After the Riots: City Paper's dispatches from the days after violence exploded in Penn-North and downtown last week
Radio Free Baltimore: The songs that soundtracked the Baltimore Uprising

The songs that soundtracked the Baltimore Uprising

By Wednesday, April 22, just three days after Freddie Gray’s death, Sandtown-Winchester was nearing 48 hours...  more...

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'Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution' provide pointed lessons for today's revolutionaries

'Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution' provide pointed lessons for today's revolutionaries

Imagine if Kevin Moore, the man who recorded the arrest of Freddie Gray, didn’t have a smartphone. It’...

Khalik Allah's 'Field Niggas' gleans wisdom from the kind of people Bloomberg, SRB, and others don't think have any

Khalik Allah's 'Field Niggas' gleans wisdom from the kind of people Bloomberg, SRB, and others don't think have any

I have a soft spot in my heart for parts of New York City that remind me of Baltimore. These areas are usually...

MFF 2015: 'Unexpected'

MFF 2015: 'Unexpected'

Don’t be put off by the “The Blind Side”-like setup of this movie about a white woman mentoring...

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Op-Alt: The money spent to arrest and prosecute Freddie Gray for nonviolent crimes could have sent him to college

Op-Alt: The money spent to arrest and prosecute Freddie Gray for nonviolent crimes could have sent him to college

In the much-anticipated May 1 press conference Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby said that Freddie...

Op-Alt: Unite our city with equal access to services, improved quality of life

Op-Alt: Unite our city with equal access to services, improved quality of life

On April 12, Freddie Gray was severely injured in an encounter with the police, suffering a severed spine and...

Op-Alt: Trade agreements exacerbate inequality, a root cause of unrest in Baltimore

Op-Alt: Trade agreements exacerbate inequality, a root cause of unrest in Baltimore

In the smoke and debris of last Monday’s riots, Baltimore local news is desperately calling...

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The Short List: Ben Folds, Mac McCaughan, Andy Stott, 'Marley,' and more

The Short List: Ben Folds, Mac McCaughan, Andy Stott, 'Marley,' and more

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