Step Gives Baltimore a New Reputation

Opening Day of the Sundance Film Festival was also the same day our 45th President of the United States was inaugurated into office amidst adversity and protests.  A woman’s march erupted worldwide and the women of Park City, Utah  joined right in.  I was there and watched some young ladies from the Baltimore Leadership School for…

COPWATCH

@WeCopwatch asks: what role for #community eyewitness accounts and footage for #police accountability? https://t.co/1WYxkRJr1M #ICT4COP This year marks the 25th year of the riots in Los Angeles, which were a direct result of the Rodney King beating on March 3, 1991.  That beating just like the police brutality against Michael Brown, Eric Garner and so…

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

There are three things in life we have no control over…How we come into this world, What human beings become our family and how we depart this realm.   For decades, scientists had been collecting tissue samples from patients without consent, searching for cells that could live outside the human body.  In 1951, Henrietta Lacks…