Press "Enter" to skip to content

Baltimore: A Timeline That Proves The City’s Issues Run Deep

By hollowaylynette

Freddie Gray Baltimore Protests

Source: (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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 through the city a day after Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968.

So great are the problems in …read more

Source: Chicago Defender

Category: News, Baltimore Riots, Discrimination, Freddie Gray, police brutality, Poverty, President Obama, protesters, protests, Racism, timeline

    

Be First to Comment

Leave a Reply