One Baltimore #36, Losing Control

2/10/20 Content warning: description of a first-hand experience of gun violence in the first paragraph below, and some other, less graphic descriptions of violence throughout. “...I was struck from behind a severe blow on the back of the head, which would have knocked me down, but the crowd which had gathered round us, some thirty … Continue reading One Baltimore #36, Losing Control

One Baltimore #21, The Line

10/14/19 “The century and a half of intense belligerency between Baltimore City and Baltimore County, largely over the suburban territory...” Dr. Joseph L. Arnold, historian In the very first One Baltimore (https://one-baltimore.org/2019/05/16/one-baltimore-1-introduction/), I talked about the weirdness of growing up in Woodlawn, just barely on the county side of the city-county line (a five-minute walk, … Continue reading One Baltimore #21, The Line