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‘We won’t forget being called the enemy of the people’

Police and Fire officials work the scene of an active shooter incident in front 888 Bestgate Road. This building is home to The Capital newspaper, a Baltimore Sun affiliate. (Mike Jordan/BPE Staff Photographer) BALTIMORE — On the same day that […]

‘We won’t forget being called the enemy of the people’

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Police and Fire officials work the scene of an active shooter incident in front 888 Bestgate Road. This building is home to The Capital newspaper, a Baltimore Sun affiliate. (Mike Jordan/BPE Staff Photographer) BALTIMORE — On the same day that […]

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Archie Bunker is in the White House

BALTIMORE — At this point, 17 months into Donald Trump’s White House adventure, is there someone in America still denying this president’s overt, malignant attempts to divide the country

Rep. Cummings cries for the children locked in cages: ‘We are better than that!’

BALTIMORE — We’ve seen Rep. Elijah Cummings in full emotional outcry before this. He was there, in the streets of his West Baltimore home district, in the televised riots

FBI’s tarnished image is a stark reminder of J. Edgar Hoover’s tenure

BALTIMORE — In my long-ago years as an investigative reporter for a Baltimore newspaper, among my sources was the local bureau chief of the FBI, whose identity will be

Remember when the best reporters were called legends instead of ‘the enemy of the people’

BALTIMORE — Seymour Hersh’s new memoir, “Reporter,” arrives just in time. It’s a time to remember when newspapers still mattered. It’s a time to remember the lies of Richard

Linda Brown taught us lessons we are still trying to figure out

Photo from Maryland State Archives: Mother teaches child about Brown v. Board of Edcuation. Since America is always a work in progress, we’re still evaluating the racial effects of Linda

If Trump were a statue, he would be removed

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Frank Deford made language sing

Frank Deford was one of the last carriers of a piece of American sports culture that’s now on the skids. He wrote about athletes but avoided the deadly box

Nixon could have learned a few things from Trump

WASHINGTON - Somewhere in hell today, a deeply admiring Richard Nixon is watching Donald Trump and muttering to himself, “From him, I could learn.” Dumb Nixon. In the swamp of

Jimmy Breslin figured out Donald Trump long before most did

This column first appeared on Talk Media News. It is republished with permission. When Jimmy Breslin gets to heaven later today, the first thing he does is give God a

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