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Baltimore Mayoral Race Recap- McKesson for Mayor

Baltimore Mayoral Race Recap- McKesson for Mayor

by Devon Ashby, Staff Writer and Ahjahnae LaQuer, Managing EditorWith seven weeks before the polls open up to elect a new Baltimore City mayor, nine candidates took the stage at the Carl J. Murphy Fine Arts Center at Morgan State University to discuss issues of economic development, education, police policies and housing, Thursday night. Compared to the eight other candidates on stage, though, one candidate’s been in the race just over 30 days and has less than 1 percent in the Baltimore mayoral poll, but he has a substantially higher number of followers on Twitter. Prominent activist DeRay McKesson was […]

by · March 11, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · LOCAL NEWS, SECTIONS, SPOTLIGHT
Flyer of the social justice forum

Baltimore mayoral candidate stops at MSU for Social Justice Forum

by Maliik Obee, Staff WriterAs the Baltimore Mayoral race continues, Councilman Nick Mosby stopped at Morgan State University for a forum with students and in a partnership with MSU’s S.M.O.O.T.H. Inc., Mosby and a panel discussed social justice reform. Paul Archibald, Ph.D., joined the panel of distinguished Morgan students to discuss a range of topics, from the direction of hip-hop to the importance of voting. Mosby challenged the panel and those in attendance to push themselves and the people in their community to make better decisions. “As a people, we are underutilizing our ability to make a change,” said Mosby. […]

by · March 9, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS NEWS, CLUBS & ORGS, SECTIONS, Social Commentary