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Keep that funky groove going, Baltimore.

Rebellion in Baltimore

– The folks in Baltimore are saying enough of the violence and demand change to a failed system. The riot in the city is just fury citizens there have

– Here are five things to keep in mind when listening and reading about what’s happening in Baltimore

– Max Blumenthal: “You Will Be Surprised Who the Outside Agitators Really Are in Baltimore

– For the last damn time, there is no conspiracy of gangs to unite to fight police

– Natasha Lennard: “Baltimore didn’t go from peace to violence. The violence was there all along

– The narrative on what’s happening in Baltimore is ignorant of the history of police brutality along with other problems in the city

– A solution to the crisis in Baltimore is to provide a real sense of justice in the community

– Dave Zirin: “Apartheid Games: Baltimore, Urban America, and Camden Yards

– More than one-third of households in Baltimore are in poverty; You wonder why they are angry

– Leave it to the media, already struggling to find its reason to exist, to blame protesters for being out of control

Brandon Jordan

Brandon Jordan

Brandon Jordan is a freelance journalist in Queens, NY and written for publications such as The Nation, In These Times, Truthout and more.