Baltimore riots

One of the six Baltimore police officers charged in the death and unlawful arrest of Freddie Gray is requesting to see the knife that was…

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The six cops detained for the homicide of Freddie Gray have been released on bail that was at least $150,000 less than the bail for the teen who turned himself in for destroying a police car, according to The Baltimore Sun. It’s a grim reminder of a still sickeningly unfair justice system. The cops, whose mugshots were […]

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Donta Allen, the other passenger detained in the police van with Freddie Gray, is refuting an earlier  Washington Post article where he was quoted as saying that Gray was “banging against the walls” and “trying to injure himself.” Instead, Allen claims that he heard nothing and that it “was a smooth ride.” In an interview with Mike Schuh of the Baltimore CBS […]

Conversation between an officer at today’s #FreddieGray protest pic.twitter.com/FJx6cfbh0M — Colin Campbell (@cmcampbell6) April 25, 2015 A Baltimore police captain is having conversations with people in the community, proving that some cops really are on their side. Hours before violence broke out in downtown Baltimore on Saturday, Capt. Desmond Carter-Bey of Baltimore PD was doing […]

Most of the 200-plus Baltimore protesters arrested during a period of unrest Monday are still in jail with no formal charges, BuzzFeed News reports. According…

Baltimore is in a state of unrest and the mainstream media is condemning protestors as vigilantes. In other words, when it comes to black rage and pain, it’s business as usual. Martin Luther King, Jr. said “a riot is the language of the unheard.” Throughout history, riots and have revolution have gone hand in hand. From […]

Despite its proximity to the nation’s capital in Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Maryland has been the center of economic despair and urban blight since riots rolled…

From the peaceful protests to the riots, to the homegoing services, see the city’s reaction to case of Freddie Gray, the Baltimore man who died after his…