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"Wire" cast gives voice to West Baltimore residents' unheard stories

"Wire" cast gives voice to West Baltimore residents' unheard stories

A man who identified himself as a gang leader got the chance to tell the world Saturday that even though he's been to prison, it doesn't mean that he doesn't love his city. A Baltimore police officer talked about how hard it was to stand by and watch a family-owned business get destroyed by looters and do nothing to help. And a mother said that her activism was reawakened by the sight of children — or, as she put it, "babies" — with the courage to stand their ground and confront the police. A capacity audience at the Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric sat spellbound as former cast members from the HBO show "The Wire" walked up to a...

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