The Marc Steiner Show

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Can Homeless People Move into Baltimore’s Abandoned Houses?

Can Homeless People Move Into Baltimore's Abandoned Houses?October 24, 2014 – Segment 3

We ask the question, based on an article in this week’s Atlantic magazine: “Can Homeless People Move into Baltimore’s Abandoned Houses?” With Jeff Singer, Founder and former Executive Director of Health Care for the Homeless; Tony Simmons of Word on the Street newspaper and Housing Our Neighbors; and Rachel Kutler, of the United Workers.

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Urban Artillery: Wall Hunters Takes On The Slumlords Crippling Baltimore Neighborhoods

Wall HuntersSeptember 6, 2013 – Segment 2

We hear from City Paper senior editor Baynard Woods about this week’s feature story, “Urban Artillery: Wall Hunters takes on the slumlords crippling Baltimore neighborhoods.”

Carol Ott, Pigtown resident who started the blogs Baltimore City Slumlord Watch and Housing Policy Watch; and street artist Nether talk about their new project that’s publicly shaming landlords that neglect their properties in Baltimore.

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