Category Archives: history

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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A strike averted: What does it mean?

It would have been the best December 31st in a long time. Instead of sitting in my house, I would have gone to the docks of Baltimore and protested with the workers on strike. That was not to be. A … Continue reading

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