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EMI looks to censor ‘Camp 83 Mashup’

Recently, I checking up on my poor little YouTube channel with 18 subscribers and there were a number of copyright claims against my videos. Here’s what I’ve written about camp 83 just FYI. Here’s that video again for those who … Continue reading

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Advocates Condemn Clearing of Baltimore’s ‘Camp 83’ Homeless Encampment

This story about Camp 83 cones from the Real News Network, specificially their division in Baltimore. They talk about how the city cleared ‘Camp 83′ and refused to find residents shelter but private citizen provides campers temporary housing. Here’s the … Continue reading

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The shameless destruction of Camp 83

Early in the morning on March 8th, city workers dissembled the homeless camp called Camp 83. Afterwards as Nathan Grant noted on twitter, “thecity of Baltimore has erected a fence where #Camp83 once stood”: http://t.co/igq1V1k2KO This is completely and utterly … Continue reading

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City reserves right to clear homeless camps before residents are resettled

Residents of this encampment, two blocks from City Hall, have been notified that they will be evicted when the Farmers’ Market reopens next month. Photo by: Mark Reutter A Brew Exclusive: We publish the city’s policy on when and how … Continue reading

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Huge handout to a wealthy Baltimorean corporation?

Six letters to the Baltimore Sun say this to be the case (here, here, here, here, here and here). This follows the reprinted stuff from The Baltimore Book I reprinted on this blog. See the following letters: Harbor Point’s $107 … Continue reading

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The “greatest city in America” shrouded by poverty

(A quote from the Dark Knight Rises) Last week before I went to my volunteer job I decided to walk around. As chance would have it, I ran into a homeless middle-aged black woman, who had some front teeth missing. … Continue reading

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Is a good deed enough?

This week I’ve been writing some articles and doing some other stuff. Yesterday, my dad and I were going around Towson, the capital of Baltimore County, and there was an elderly white lady on the sidewalk with a shopping cart. … Continue reading

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Briddell and Singer square off on homeless policy in Baltimore

Some sharp dialogue and telling data from their encounter yesterday on WYPR Fern Shen March 21, 2013 at 1:40 pm Story Link Homeless encampment, two blocks from City Hall, slated for eviction in the near future. Photo by: Mark Reutter … Continue reading

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Is Mary Pat Clarke a savior?

I remember back to what Howard Zinn wrote in 1999 in the Chapter titled The Coming Revolt of the Guards of A People’s History of the United States. He said: “All these histories of this country centered on the Founding … Continue reading

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A view from Federal Hill

Editor’s note: Like the piece published by Willliam Domhoff, this selection is from the last chapter of The Baltimore Book: New Views of Local History by Elizabeth Fee, Linda Shopes and Linda Zeidman which was published in 1991. While this … Continue reading

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