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Baltimore to evict Camp 83

Several homeless people set up an encampment under an interstate overpass not far from Baltimore’s Housing Resource Center (HRC), the city’s biggest shelter. The city announced that it will evict Camp 83, as it’s known, on Friday, March 8 and arrest those who refuse to leave. by Rob Brune I visited Camp 83 for the…

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DC-area strike supporters meet swift reaction by Walmart

Management at eight Walmart stores in the DC metropolitan area acted quickly to squash leafleting to support striking workers. Activists from a coalition of local organizations visited Walmart stores in Alexandria, Germantown, Laurel, Bowie, Landover and Catonsville on October 10 to pass out fliers and petitions to customers and employees about the retailer’s alleged efforts…