Register for Lightning BALT

You’re invited to register for Lightning BALT: A collective solutions-building event about how to improve access to quality jobs and uproot sentencing disparities in Baltimore. On Saturday, October 1, 2016, Baltimore Action Legal Team (BALT) will provide a space for the people of Baltimore to Dream. Think. Agitate. Act. Through a survey of Baltimore residents, community activists and legal … More Register for Lightning BALT

BALT Event August 30: The DOJ Report and How to Demand Police Reform

The Baltimore Action Legal Team (BALT) just announced an important event about the Department of Justice’s recent Report of its Investigation of the Baltimore City Police Department.  BALT’s event will start at 6:30pm at the CA Gallery, 440 E. Oliver Street, which is less than a mile away from Red Emma’s. Here are details about … More BALT Event August 30: The DOJ Report and How to Demand Police Reform

Gibbons on Repression Lists

Maryland NLG member Chip Gibbons recently published an excellent article on the history behind no-fly lists in Jacobin Magazine. From the introduction: In 1951, the Civil Rights Congress, an organization closely affiliated with the Communist Party (CPUSA), drew up a petition to deliver to the United Nations (UN). Entitled “We Charge Genocide,” the 237-page document laid out, … More Gibbons on Repression Lists

April 9 Regional Conference Schedule

The schedule for the upcoming National Lawyers Guild Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference at UDC Law School is filled with engaging workshops, discussions, and remarks.  In addition to the great programs, the conference offers a great opportunity to meet, network, and make plans with people in and around the Guild. We hope you can make it!  Register for the … More April 9 Regional Conference Schedule