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Who is running for Governor?

Editor’s Note: To be clear. All of these people are complete and utter assholes, like all politicians. This post is NOT an endorsement of any of these candidates, and in fact it is meant to show why all of these … Continue reading

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Power corrupts…and corporations corrupt through sponsorship

There are some “well-respected” institutions in Maryland that must be examined because of their record of corporate sponsorship. These include the National Aquarium, the Maryland Science Center, the Maryland Humanities Council and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. Maryland Humanities Council This … Continue reading

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More corrupt stuff happening in Baltimore City

I didn’t have that much time to put this post together but I thought I’d write about something rather than have a gaping hole of over five days. So here’s some of the recent stuff that’s happened in Baltimore, thanks … Continue reading

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Where have the posts been, man?

Well, I’ve got to say I’ve been busy in recent days with a bunch of stuff through the whole semester. I’ve been thinking of doing a bunch of stuff, maybe making a human rights abuses by mayors (here and here), … Continue reading

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Baltimore City favors developers over people

Once again, the city government is ready to give developers a big tax break. This follows the continuing failure of downtown redevelopment in places like Inner Harbor.  Mayor Stephanie Failings-Blake is back at it again. Baltimore Brew recently reported that … 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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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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