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E.R. Shipp

Columnist

E.R. Shipp, a Pulitzer Prize winner for commentary, is the journalist in residence at Morgan State University's School of Global Journalism and Communication. Her column runs every other Wednesday. Email: ershipp2017@gmail.com.

Recent Articles

  • 'Stinking thinking' shutters ex-offended program in Baltimore

    'Stinking thinking' shutters ex-offended program in Baltimore

    Nearly seven years ago, a group of folks from private nonprofits and from state government were drawn together by a mutual concern about a drug crisis in Baltimore. The nonprofits were interested in saving families and communities; government officials were interested in cutting costs in an inefficient,...

  • Freed from prison but not free

    Freed from prison but not free

    Headlines like those in The New York Times ("U.S. to Release 6,000 Inmates From Prisons") and in this newspaper ("Hundreds of Marylanders will be among federal drug prisoners released early") are enough to add to the jitters of a city already grappling with an explosion of violence. But hold your...

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