On the night of August 2, 2016, Baltimore County Police Officer Royce Ruby shot and killed 23-year old Korryn Gaines, in the process also critically wounding her son, five-year old Kodi Gaines, leaving the young child without a mother.
Defending civil rights and civil liberties in Maryland
By Queen Royalty
Queen Royalty is a 10th grader in Bard High School Early College who has attended Baltimore City Public and Charter Schools all of her life. She is an avid education activist and loves encouraging others to participate in activism.
Across the country, COVID-19 outbreaks have resulted in hundreds, if not thousands, of reported positive cases among the population of immigrants who are detained.