May 2, 2016 – Segment 4 – We hear the first part of a new series on arts & culture called Booth Stories, co-hosted by Love the Poet. We look at the impact the Baltimore Uprising had on arts and music in Baltimore, with Eze Jackson.
May 2, 2016 – Segment 2 – In light of last week’s shooting of 14-year old Dedric Colvin by Baltimore Police, we talk with David Miller about youth, violence, and the police. Miller is creator of Dare To Be King, LLC, and author of The Greene Family Farm, a new children’s book.
May 2, 2016 – Segment 1 – We begin the show with a brief reflection on the life of poet and activist Fr. Daniel J. Berrigan, who died on Saturday at the age of 94. Berrigan was one of the “Catonsville Nine” and a leader of the anti-Vietnam War movement.
April 29, 2016 – Segment 2 – We talk with Ron Cassie, Senior Editor of Baltimore Magazine, about his in-depth and thought-provoking article “A Tale of Two Cities: For half a century, West Baltimore was a vital center of black culture, mixed-income neighborhoods, and groundbreaking civil rights activism. After Freddie Gray, can it be again?”
April 29, 2016 – Segment 4 – We host a fascinating cross-cultural and cross-generational discussion that took place at last Saturday’s World of the Play at Everyman Theatre. Our panel’s topic is A Dream Preferred, based on the themes of Death of a Salesman, and our guests talk about what the “American Dream” means in today’s world.
April 25, 2016 – Segment 3 – Elizabeth Embry, candidate for the Democratic nomination for Mayor of Baltimore, shares her vision for the city. Embry is a senior member of the Maryland Attorney General’s Office.
April 22, 2016 – Segment 3 – We host the first part of a broadcast of the Baltimore Mayoral Forum for Ex-Offenders, which took place Wednesday, April 14, at Douglas Memorial Community Church. Candidates who participated included: Sheila Dixon, Elizabeth Embry, Joshua Harris, DeRay McKesson, State Senator Catherine Pugh, Councilman Carl Stokes, and David Warnock.
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