(Olivia Obineme) of Strangers with Style and Maggie Cawley of Boomerang Geospatial & Maggie Maps join Andrew Hazlett and Sharon Paley in conversation about Baltimore, fashion, travelling and mapping the world, alien vines on the attack, creative people hiding in plain sight, and much more.
Direct download: All the Pieces Matter – Episode 2
They discuss some recent humanizing encounters with politicians, Baltimore’s evolving Artscape festival, and some cool stigma-removal software produced by civic techies.
News and Notes
Baltimore Sun story – Civic Tech Activists Launch Criminal Record Expungment App. See also:
* ExpungeMaryland at the Baltimore Civic Hacking Meetup
* Jean Valjean
* Expunge Maryland
BREAKING: Politicians are human entities, may have emotions, souls and senses of humor too. Cases in point:
* City Paper’s Baynard Woods: Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings Blake and Me
* David Simon and Governor
Tommy Carcetti Martin O’Malley meet, drink, and sing together on a train: Within the Acela cocoon
Baltimore Brew on Artscape 2014: Baltimore enjoys being itself
Get your tickets for the Baltimore Social Innovation Journal Launch Party – July 30, 2014 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM