Baltimore News and Stories
YOU’RE NOT TAKING JOHN WATERS FROM US, DEATH! NOT YET!
It’s been about a year since the death of Freddie Gray at the hands of Baltimore Police. One writer looks back at the resulting protests and what has and has not changed.
Baltimore’s anime convention Otakon just ended… and where there’s an anime convention, there’s super-rad cosplay! Here are some of our favorites.
Former policeman Bobby Berger has come out of retirement to put on a blackface fundraiser for the police who murdered Freddie Gray. Yes… blackface (ugh).
The conscious hip-hop supergroup of Killer Mike and El-P have just dropped a new video, and it’s the most moving thing you’ll see all day.
Six Baltimore police officers have been charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a welcome change after decades of police getting off the hook for killing black Americans.
While you might not know her name, surely you remember Teonna Brown from the horrific beating of transgender customer Chrissy Polis in a Baltimore McDonald’s last month. 18-year-old Brown and a 14-year-old accomplice kicked, punched, and dragged Polis by her hair across the restaurant floor until she began to seize.[…]