In 1855, a simple gardener in Baltimore found it necessary to take space in the Baltimore Sun advertising his innocence of what the neighborhood gossips were spreading: 1,559 more words
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The 8th Ward of Baltimore City during the mid 1800s was known as “Limerick” for its concentration of Irish immigrants. Controlled by the Democratic Party, Limerick gang members faced Nativist gangs who controlled the rest of the Wards in bloody street battles. 533 more words
False Equivalencies Equal Bad History and Bad Politics:
Populism vs. Nativism/Sanders vs. Trump.
The current election cycle has featured two candidates for President, Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump, who were outsiders within the Democratic and Republican Parties, respectively. 1,223 more words