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Screening of ‘Bonhoeffer’: Persecution of clergy spotlighted in the struggles for justice

Bonhoeffer, a film of a one-man play, was screened  Saturday in the sanctuary at Bolton Hill’s Memorial Episcopal Church, in Baltimore, MD. The film starred the late actor Peter Krummeck, who also produced the play. He was born, in 1947, […]

Screening of ‘Bonhoeffer’: Persecution of clergy spotlighted in the struggles for justice

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Bonhoeffer, a film of a one-man play, was screened  Saturday in the sanctuary at Bolton Hill’s Memorial Episcopal Church, in Baltimore, MD. The film starred the late actor Peter Krummeck, who also produced the play. He was born, in 1947, […]

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New York Times spotlights Pundit Norman Podhoretz’s career/feuds, bringing back both good and bad memories

The New York Times gave its readers a huge dose of nostalgia on Sunday morning with an article penned by John Leland, called, “Still Picking Fights and Dropping Names: Norman

Author Mohsin Hamid featured at benefit for International Rescue Committee: Refugee Crisis Center Stage

Mohsin Hamid, a native of Pakistan was the featured speaker Saturday for a benefit for the International Rescue Committee at the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer in Baltimore. Ivy Bookshop

Native Americans take their Pipeline fight to Washington

WASHINGTON - A huge rally and march was held Friday by Native American tribes from around the country. They were supplemented by their allies from the Peace & Justice community. Despite

Martin O’Malley demands justice for Native Americans: Blasts ‘neanderthal’ Trump

WASHINGTON - Native American tribes joined Peace & Justice communities from around the country Friday to protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota. Despite periods of rain and some light

Hogan’s office responds to Battle of Brooklyn monument request

Editors Note: A  sign is erected for the heroes of the Battle of Brooklyn but writer Bill Hughes believes more should be done. He sent his last article on the

BMA presents its ‘Off the Shelf’ exhibition: Artworks, both modern & contemporary, produced in book form

  I enjoyed a preview Tuesday at the Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) of a splendid new exhibition. It’s entitled: “Off the Shelf: Modern & Contemporary Artists’ Books.” The program

Hassan Giordano jumps in race for Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court in Baltimore City

Hassan Giordano with Lt. Gov. Hon. Boyd Rutherford (r) and supporter in the middle. Hassan Giordano announced his candidacy Monday for the office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court

One man’s journey onto Baltimore’s stage scenes and film sets

From the Spotlighters Theatre, to John Waters’ Movies, to Matt Porterfield’s Sollers Point. As a subscriber to Baltimore’s “Everyman Theatre,” I and others were given an opportunity, in March, 2016,

Michael Phelps testifies on anti-doping scandal

Michael Phelps testified Tuesday before a House Subcommittee on Oversights and Investigation in Room 2123 of the Rayburn Office Building. He was one of five witnesses. The Subcommittee’s chairman

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