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Anthony Batts

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  • Baltimore housing still segregated, but Jim Crow is gone

    Baltimore housing still segregated, but Jim Crow is gone
    Does Baltimore have a race problem? The nation has a race problem. Why should we be any different? But cutting through the thicket and thorns of general racism to get to the specific issue raised by the city's police commissioner takes some paring and parsing.
  • In post-Ferguson America, pushing toward a tipping point

    In post-Ferguson America, pushing toward a tipping point
    Six points about Ferguson, the Eric Garner chokehold case in New York, the death of 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland, and the eagerness to outfit police officers with body cameras: 1. Post-Ferguson America: This is obviously not the post-racial...

    Baltimore mayor seeks federal civil-rights probe of police

    Baltimore's mayor was emphatic last week: She did not want federal oversight of her police department. "Nobody wants the Department of Justice to come in here and take over our city," Stephanie Rawlings-Blake declared as the National Guard enforced a...

    Baltimore mayor, in reversal, asks for federal police probe

    Baltimore mayor, in reversal, asks for federal police probe
    Baltimore's mayor was emphatic last week: She did not want federal oversight of her police department. "Nobody wants the Department of Justice to come in here and take over our city," Stephanie Rawlings-Blake declared as the National Guard enforced a 10...

    Attorney general Loretta Lynch does not rule out broader federal probe of Baltimore police

    Attorney general Loretta Lynch does not rule out broader federal probe of Baltimore police
    U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday that the Justice Department will examine the best options to improve the Baltimore Police Department in the aftermath of Freddie Gray's death, and a full-scale civil rights investigation has not been...