First Edition

"Mr. Trash Wheel," which is used to clean Baltimore's inner harbor.
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Dr. Kaye Wise Whitehead sits in for First Edition host Sean Yoes. Dr. Whitehead discusses national politics, focusing on the chaotic Trump White House. Then, Dr. Whitehead speaks with John Kellett, who created the trash water wheel that is cleaning Baltimore's harbor. 

Sean Yoes in the studio with Stephen Janis, of the Real News Network.
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First Edition host Sean Yoes continues the discussion about the battle for meaningful reform to the cash bail system in Maryland, with University of Maryland law professor Doug Colbert and bail reform advocate Caryn York. 

First Edition host Sean Yoes continue to cover the HBCU crisis in Maryland. Yoes gets a full report of the rally in Annapolis with Faraji Muhammad, host of WEAA’s, “Listen Up!” 

Maryland State House in Annapolis.
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There is a rally on behalf of Maryland’s HBCU’s planned for Tuesday in Annapolis. First Edition host Sean Yoes talks to two of the rally organizers, Marvin “Doc” Cheatham and youth leader Dujuan Patterson. 

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A review of some of the top news stories of the week, directly from the pages of the AFRO, with assistant managing editor James Bentley. 

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