(PHOTO) - Pennsylvania Avenue, West Baltimore
(BALTIMORE - December 23, 2011) - Black men lined up this morning for the new Nike tennis shoes, retailing for $250.
According to sources in Charlotte, this is not only happening in Baltimore. Carol Sankar said, "The Jordan sneakers release has caused a major traffic jam in downtown Charlotte at the Bobcat Arena." She added, "The unemployment office is on the same street and never has lines that long. People have been sleeping out there for days for them."
The Glover Report: Will Anthony Brown Look Out for Black People?
My question: What did you get for your support? Another question: Given the high level of advocacy of a then-Lt. Gov. Michael S. Steele – a black Republican, has Brown spoken up for African Americans in a similar fashion since he’s been Lieutenant Governor? Read in Full >>
NEWS UPDATE: Greater Baltimore Community Meetings :: June 4th (Woodlawn) and June 13th (Sandtown)
* Tuesday, June 4, 2013
7 to 9 pm
Woodlawn Community Center
2120 Gwynn Oak Avenue
Gwynn Oak, MD 21207
* Thursday, June 13, 2013 Read in Full >>
7 to 9 pm
Sharon Baptist Church
1373 North Stricker Street
Baltimore, MD 21217
The Glover Report: It's Election Time!
Whether it's Detroit, Chicago, Atlanta - wherever, black people have to come to better understand a Delegate from a state Senator and a state Senator from a US Senator. We have to understand what the local Council does, what the state assembly does, and what is done in Congress. We also have to understand the legislation they write and who it impacts. Classic example: prisons. Somebody is voting for more and more prisons. My issue is that too many people who look just like me keep filling these cells. Currently, America has the Gold! It incarcerates 25% of the world's inmates, 40% who are black and male ... like me.
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