Consider this–A 2016 study lead by researchers at Johns Hopkins and published in the British Medical Journal found medical errors in the U.S. may now be the third leading cause of death in our country. The reasons for this are complex, and we don’t have time to go into them in this article. here today, But, let’s talk about
Our entire country continues to follow the horrifying events in Annapolis last week when an active shooter changed the lives of everyone in the Capital Gazette building . What’s being labeled as a targeted attack tragically ended in the death of five journalists working at the local newspaper when a shooter entered the building armed with a shotgun and smoke grenades. The suspect who was taken into custody after the devastating incident had filed a defamation lawsuit against the Capital Gazette back in 2012, allegedly, leading to the murder of the innocent journalists.
Childhood hunger in the city of Baltimore is becoming a dangerous epidemic. In Baltimore City alone, over 80% of students qualified for free or reduced lunches during the 2016 to 2017 school year according to the Maryland Department of Education- that’s around 74,461 children who could have gone hungry without meal assistance.