(WEAA)—Maryland lawmakers have concluded their 90-day legislative session. Dayvon Love, a Baltimore-based political organizer and co-founder Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle and Maryland State Senator Cory McCray, 45th District, join Two Way Talk to discuss the 2022 Legislative Session and what residents can expect to see in the near future.
Community oversight of law enforcement is a demand that emanated from the Black Freedom Movement of the 1960s. It is a demand that recognizes that the most effective way to deter the dehumanization of Black people is to have the ability to levy consequences against those who do harm to our community.
The Maryland General Assembly (MGA) is looking to pass legislation in 2022 to legalize cannabis.
(WEAA)— Two Way Talk discussion with Dayvon Love, director of Public Policy for Leaders Of A Beautiful Struggle, a grassroots think tank that advances the public policy interest of the Black community.
On Friday, March 11th, the Baltimore City Senate Delegation will vote on SB 441, which would strengthen the Civilian Review Board in its ability to carry out independent investigations of
On March 3rd, SB 692, sponsored by Sen. Jill P. Carter, will have a hearing in the Senate Finance Committee. This bill is our cannabis legalization bill. It would work to
HB 837, as currently drafted, does not adequately address the racial inequities of cannabis prohibition.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Baltimore City representatives to support strengthening the Civilian Review Board
Mayor Brandon Scott’s administration has taken a position against Civilian Oversight due to their opposition to HB 991 /SB 441.
SB 441 would give the existing Civilian Review Board (CRB) the powers and responsibilities of the Police Accountability Boards that each jurisdiction are required to establish due to the passage of the Police Accountability Act of 2021.
SB 441 is the bill that gives the Baltimore City Civilian Review Board additional powers that are consistent with the police accountability reforms from last legislative session. We need YOUR
By Dayvon Love The writer is director of public policy for Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle in Baltimore. Gov. Larry Hogan’s legislative thrust regarding public safety in Maryland is based