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Dwayne Sims on Negro League legends; Thiru Vignarajah on Baltimore's environmental revitalization

During this broadcast, Dean Neal reports on Maryland AG's anti-hate crime efforts, Senate Republicans' contraceptives bill opposition, and honors the 80th anniversary of D-Day.

Later in the show, Neal welcomes two guests. The first guest is Dwayne Sims, founder of Negro League Legends Hall of Fame. Sims discusses the league's history, the legendary baseball player Leon Day, and the significance of Maryland in the world of baseball.

The second guest is Thiru Vignarajah, former city and state prosecutor. Vignarajah discusses the transformation of the Baltimore Harbor into a clean and swimmable space and emphasizes the important role of the community in achieving broader environmental goals, despite facing skepticism.