August 21, 2014 – Segment 4 - We talk with Aura Bogado, contributor to The Nation and Colorlines’ News Editor and reporter, about her article: “Remembering 7 ‘Race Riots’ That Happened Exactly 50 Years Ago.”
August 21, 2014 – Segment 3 - Yesterday, the family of Tyrone West held their weekly West Wednesday protest in front of City Hall. This week, people rallied in solidarity with Tyrone West, Michael Brown, Anthony Anderson, and other victims of police brutality. They marched through Downtown Baltimore and the Inner Harbor.
August 21, 2014 – Segment 1 – Marc talks about what happened on this day in history, including the day the Tlingit Indians destroyed Fort Selkirk, the day the Ruby Ridge Standoff began in Idaho, and the birthday of Count Basie.
August 20, 2014 – Segment 4 - We consider Baltimore in the context of the events of Ferguson, MO, looking at police-community relations here in our city and hearing the latest from the family of Tyrone West.
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