The election is just around the corner and such a hot topic, it was only right that it’s featured in this month’s Community Sound Off. This election has been filled with wikileaks, no’s, immigration reform, emails and it’s fair share of confusion. The two candidates have stated their respected plans and all the debates have come to an end. This election is coming to a close, with in a weeks time, the votes will be cast and counted and the United States will have a new POTUS. The UB Post wanted to hear what UB had to say about this election and share who they planned on voting for.
Musician Caleb Stine recently performed in the University of Baltimore’s Wright Theater. His performance spoke to the legacy of Woody Guthrie, and it’s relevance today.
The UB Post’s Brittney Rankin sat down with Caleb before the show to talk about folk, Woody, and the way they both bring all types of people together.
Whether you’re into sports or not, You’re probably heard of Colin Kaepernick. From 49er’s QB to trending topic, Colin Kaepernick has taken not only media but politics by storm all because he refused to stand for the National Anthem and hasn’t since the first time he refused. “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color,” Kaepernick told NFL Media, “To me, this is bigger than football and it would be selfish on my part to look the other way. There are bodies in the street and people getting paid leave and getting away with murder.” UB Post wanted to ask the community about their opinion on this issue.