The success, struggle dichotomy in Baltimore

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The death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray has sparked several weeks of protests and demonstrations in the U.S. city of Baltimore, but Gray’s death is not the only reason for the unrest. CCTV’s Jim Spellman explains why so many are struggling in the city.

The success, struggle dichotomy in Baltimore

The success, struggle dichotomy in Baltimore

The death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray has sparked several weeks of protests and demonstrations in the U.S. city of Baltimore, but Gray's death is not the only reason for the unrest.CCTV's Jim Spellman explains why so many are struggling in the city.


Nsenga Burton on historical reasons for racial inequality in US cities

That’s a perfect example of why some call cities like Baltimore a “tale of two cities,” but it is not very unique. CCTV America’s Mike Walter interviewed Nsenga Burton, a college professor and entrepreneur who has lived in Baltimore for nearly a decade.

Nsenga Burton on historical reasons for racial inequality in US cities

Nsenga Burton on historical reasons for racial inequality in US cities

That's a perfect example of why some call cities like Baltimore a "tale of two cities," but it is not very unique. CCTV America's Mike Walter interviewed Nsenga Burton, a college professor and entrepreneur who has lived in Baltimore for nearly a decade.