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Huge March in Baltimore

Today was surprisingly peaceful following a chaotic night. There was a huge march held at Penn Station and ending at City Hall. The march was made up of mostly college students from nearby schools such as MICA, UB, Towson and John Hopkins. It was nice to see this today instead of looting and vandalism. Signing off…

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Peaceful and Violent Protests Continue

Today was quiet for the majority of the day. There was a peaceful protest at the intersection of North Avenue and Pennsylvania Avenue, many were dancing, rollerskating and seemingly having a good time. Someone was barbecuing. Police dressed in riot gear lined the street. Once curfew approached (Baltimore has issued a 10pm-5am curfew for the next…

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Baltimore Tonight

Thank you all so very much for the kind messages and texts about my well being and safety. I am both well and safe. Remember I am out there because it is what I do and where I want to be. It is heart breaking to watch my city, my home, burn. I went from…

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The Lonely Journalist

Here’s something I’ve noticed among many of my journalist friends: For people who spend their days interacting with the public, we are a pretty lonely bunch.  The older you get, the harder it is to maintain relationships (both romantic and friend) because of work and school. Being a journalist makes that 100x more difficult due…