The Mail 8/12/14

The Mail 8/12/14

Logan’s Drive

 City Paper’s July 23 column by Thaddeus Logan, “The Hopkins Hustle” (Hey Cabbie), was poignant. God bless cabbie Logan for showing compassion towards that desperate father trying to get his dying baby to the Johns Hopkins hospital. Logan wasn’t thinking of the man as a rush-hour fare. He saw the emergency and did what no other driver offered to do: He told the man to get in and raced towards the hospital. His act of kindness may have helped the child to survive.

 Hopkins is a boon to the city. What a shame, however, that the relocation of low income minorities to make way for the hospital’s expansion often creates more problems for...