Students of Morgan State join in on national anthem protest

by Blair Young, Staff WriterThe controversy around the national anthem has made its way to Morgan State University, as two students have started a petition in order to change the way pre-game ceremonies should be held on campus. “After learning the racist history of “The Star-Spangled Banner”, we felt that students should be presented with another choice,” said Kendra Hawkins, senior multiplatform production major. “We have to continue on what Kaepernick started,” she added. Hawkins is referring to the ongoing protest by NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and many other players, in which they kneel during the playing of the National […]

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