No one in their right mind would praise what is happening in Baltimore
If these cities were run by Republicans the Post would be one of the first to be critical of their misrule, instead of implying that critics racist. There is a reason why Baltimore is losing population.
Trump’s attacks on Baltimore are seen by big-city leaders as part of a long-standing pattern
The president has sought to paint diverse, liberal urban areas as violent, dirty and outside the mainstream, a sharp contrast to the praise he heaps on whiter, more conservative communities.