During the Maryland General Assembly, we offer insight an analysis on the issues impacting the Black community in Baltimore. Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle (LBS) is a grassroots thinktank in Baltimore, MD that advocates for the political interests of the Black community. We cut through the noise and give you the information that matters the most.
In Depth on Police Accountability - February 16, 2021
We're going to go in depth on policing in Maryland with a particular focus on our bill - SB 627 (Repeal of the Law Enforcement Bill of Rights).Dayvon Love, the Director of Public Policy at Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle will be leading the...
MDGA 2021 Priorities - January 26, 2021
The COVID-19 public health emergency derailed a lot of progressive policy advocacy efforts in the 2020 legislative session. The 2021 session has begun and there are a flurry of reforms being considered by legislators. We'll be discussing our legislative...
Hogan's Crime Package, Police Accountability, Education Reform & More - February 24, 2020
We're heading towards the middle of MDGA 2020 - and there's a lot to cover. On this episode, we'll be talking about Gov Larry Hogan’s recent comments about his crime package and frustration with Senator Will Smith - Chairman of the Judicial Proceedings...
MPIA, Protect Our Minors & The Baltimore "Black Hole" - February 3, 2020
Discussion about the MPIA, Protect Our Minors & The co-called Baltimore "Black Hole"
MDGA 2020 - A Different Political Climate: January 21, 2020
Learn about the major shifts in the Maryland's statewide political leadership and LBS' legislative agenda.