Baltimore police

5 Tools the Police Are Using in Their War Against Activists

5 Tools the Police Are Using in Their War Against Activists

The point of all of this: to keep an eye on our posts and tweets, intimidate protesters before they hit the streets, pen them in on those streets, and ensure that they pay a heavy price for exercising their right to assemble and speak. The message is loud and clear in twenty-first-century America: protest at your peril.

Baltimore Taught Me About Hope

Baltimore Taught Me About Hope

Politicians’ public betrayal of trust is at the root of the violence in Baltimore, even more than the culture of police brutality. I has been so pervasive that underserved Baltimoreans accepted it as a fact of life. Not anymore.

Charges Against All 6 Officers In Freddie Gray's Death Range From Murder To Assault

Charges Against All 6 Officers In Freddie Gray's Death Range From Murder To Assault

Mosby, the city's recently elected state's attorney, announced a range of charges against several Baltimore police officers, with the offenses ranging from one count of second-degree murder and four counts of involuntary manslaughter to assault and misconduct in office. Warrants have been issued for their arrest, she said.