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Freddie Gray riots in Baltimore spawn rally at Towson University
Freddie Gray riots in Baltimore spawn rally at Towson University

"This could be you," Korey Johnson screamed at a crowd of several hundred students in Towson University's Freedom Square on Wednesday. Johnson, a junior double-majoring in political science and communications, helped organize a peaceful but vociferous rally in the square, prompted by the death of Freddie Gray, who suffered a spinal cord injury while in police custody April 19. His death has led to protests and riots in Baltimore, making the city and its troubles the lead story on national media outlets. On Wednesday, the discontent spilled over into Baltimore County and the university. "What this protest is all about is Freddie Gray and the Baltimore community and...

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