Midday Friday | WYPR

Midday Friday

Nov 14, 2014

WYPR senior news analyst Fraser Smith review news of the week, including the Baltimore City Council's vote to ban plastic shopping bags and the scrapping of an Eastern Shore land lease that sparked allegations of favoritism against the O’Malley administration. We'll also hear about some new research on the roles that slaves and free blacks played in the War of 1812 around Baltimore. Guest: Ralph Eshelman, author and War of 1812 historian.