Baltimore riots

The city of Baltimore is slated to pay the family of Freddie Gray a settlement of $6.4 million for his unlawful arrest and death.

Not engaging with protesters on the day of Freddie Gray’s funeral was not a deliberate police slow-down, but a tactic used to protect officers and…

An early estimate of the damage done in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray — the 25-year-old man who died in police custody in…

The conversation surrounding police brutality in Black communities often excludes women of color, despite their very imperative role, and in many cases, the sacrifices they…

Baltimore is just the latest city it’s happened to; who’s next? An unarmed Black man dies, apparently at the hands of police officers and protests follow, becoming more violent as time goes by and police stonewall or deny culpability. Community leaders appeal for calm and national figures weigh in… “But it is not enough for […]

Courtesy of CNN Dot Com The Baltimore mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has issued a declaration in her news conference this morning that the Baltimore PD will have body cameras by the end of this year.  The mayor has also joined with the City Council president in issuing a request to the Department of Justice to investigate the city police […]

Today at City Hall at 4:30 p.m. a “Philly Is Baltimore” rally will take place. Therefore, if you are in the area, please keep this in mind for rush hour traffic. According to the event’s Facebook page, more than 1,400 have signed up. Read more at http://tinyurl.com/nzgrjx7. “Like” me on Facebook at www.facebook.com/theangelofinspiration or follow […]

The family of Freddie Gray held a peaceful and moving memorial service for the 25-year-old Baltimore man at New Shiloh Baptist Church on Monday morning. Few…

After an evening of violence and destruction in the streets of Baltimore, the city is uniting to clean up our neighborhoods. The presence of the National Guard and surrounding law enforcement agencies is a breath of fresh air on a day when less that 12 hours ago residents were afraid for their lives. Here are some […]

From the peaceful protests to the riots, to the homegoing services, see the city’s reaction to case of Freddie Gray, the Baltimore man who died after his…