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After the Latest Freddie Gray Acquittal, All I Feel Is Numb

What more can you write, post, scream, cry, cuss and pontificate about after a while? At some point, there’s a leaden numbness that creeps into […]

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Baltimore Police Officer Acquitted of All Charges in Death of Freddie Gray

Baltimore police officer Caesar Goodson Jr. has been acquitted of all charges in the arrest and death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, who died in the custody of […]

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How Philly Police Kept the Peace at “Philly Is Baltimore”

Well, thank God for Philadelphia Police. I’m serious. Yes, it’s easy to find reasons to criticize our local department, and I do it all the […]

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WATCH: Philly Band ILL Doots Includes “Philly Is Baltimore” Footage in First Video

ILL Doots, an 8-piece, psych-funk hip-hop group out of Philly,  just released their first video. “Cubism: Outside the Box” is a direct response to the […]


Baltimore’s Freddie Gray Died in Police Custody — Could the Same Thing Happen Here?

On the morning of April 12, a handcuffed Freddie Gray was placed in the rear of a Baltimore police van. He was not buckled in. When he […]