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Social Media Surveillance Probably Played a Role in Sparking the Freddie Gray Riot

This week, documents obtained by the American Civil Liberties Union revealed that the Baltimore County Police Department used specialized software to monitor the social media…
Andy Cush / October 14, 2016

Solange Debuts ‘Rise,’ a Powerful New Song ‘for Ferguson, for Baltimore’

Much like Prince did last week, Solange has penned a moving new song in tribute to Baltimore (and Ferguson), following the unrest after Freddie Gray's death in…
James Grebey / May 15, 2015

Prince Has Recorded a Song About Baltimore

Prince has added his name to the growing number of artists reacting to the death of Freddie Gray in Baltimore police custody by recording a song. The…
Harley Brown / May 1, 2015