The Keepers

Baltimore's own 'silence breakers'

Baltimore's own 'silence breakers'

While the nation applauds the courage of "The Silence Breakers," in Time Magazine's Person of the Year issue, I think it behooves us in Baltimore to remember that we have our own “silence breakers.” These are the brave souls that came forth in the Netflix doc-series, “The Keepers.” Unlike the rapid response of the media and entertainment industries, the Archdiocese of Baltimore has taken no such action, in fact quite the opposite. After the airing of “The Keepers,” a spokesperson for the Archdiocese retweeted, "If a documentary has NO basis in fact or evidence...Is it actually a documentary? Or just fiction?" Subsequently, the tweet was deleted.

“The Keepers”...

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