The future of our cities is the future of our nation. Because of this, playing the "blame game" in Baltimore is an exercise in futility.
The Freddie Gray story is a tragedy. Our hearts go out to his family and friends. But, in their hour of pain and anger, their hometown of Baltimore has a chance to lead the nation. America is watching. Lead, Baltimore!
Under the new administration of Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, the state's heroin crisis is getting lots of fresh attention. As a nonprofit organization that works almost exclusively with drug dealers, we have a few things to add to the conversation.
Open Door Baltimore, a nonprofit that fights poverty by working with businesses to provide living-wage jobs, is expanding beyond the beltway. To better reflect the organization’s larger mission, the board of directors recently approved a new identity and logo.Read More