Federal prosecutors have told a judge that former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh should spend nearly five years in prison after she pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy and tax evasion.  

EllisonReport 1/8 edition: Thoughts on the #WhiteLivesMatter movement and its geopolitical implications; The shared blame of prosecutors and grand juries; Is President Obama’s gun control announcement bad timing? Differences in perceptions on race vary according to political affiliations.