May 23, 2024

War Crime Pardons May Mark Memorial Day


President Donald Trump could take the occasion of the 2019 Memorial Day weekend to pardon multiple former US service members accused or convicted of war crimes.

Baltimore’s Liberty Ship Needs a New Home

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The John W. Brown is one of only two fully operational Liberty ships, which transported vast numbers of military personnel and countless tons of cargo during the war — and the only one sailing regularly out of the port city where it was built, Baltimore, where it’s lease expires September 2019.

Balt. Disaster Aid Denied, MD Seeks Reversal

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MD Senators and Congressmen join Gov. Hogan, ask Obama to reconsider denial of Balt. disaster aid, requested following recent unrest in the city.

Call for Photos of Baltimore’s History in the Making

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MD Historical Society seeks images to document unfolding history of protests, unrest and cleanup in Baltimore as the Dept. of Justice investigates.