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Mckesson: I’m the Only One “Willing to Tell the Truth in Public”



DeRay Mckesson, Baltimore mayoral candidate and famous activist was interviewed in Newsweek about his campaign.

John Waters Endorses Deray Mckesson for Baltimore Mayor

Via DeRay Mckesson's Twitter profile.
Photo via DeRay Mckesson’s Twitter profile.

“I realize many candidates wouldn’t want my endorsement,” Baltimore filmmaker John Waters concedes in a short Twitter video. “And sure the two front-runners in the election would do a good job if they won, but would anything really change?”

DeRay Mckesson Racks Up More Big Deal, Out-of-Town Backers



Earlier this month, mayoral candidate and Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson won an endorsement from actress Susan Sarandon. It turns out she’s not the only non-Baltimorean who has strong feelings about who should be running the city.

Susan Sarandon Endorses a Candidate for Mayor of Baltimore


Actress Susan Sarandon arrives at the Time 100 gala celebrating the magazine's naming of the 100 most influential people in the world for the past year in New York

As far as I know, Susan Sarandon doesn’t live in Baltimore. Nonetheless, she has an opinion about who she’d like to see become our next mayor.

Activist Mayoral Candidate DeRay Mckesson Meets with Obama



Two weeks ago, Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson announced he was running for mayor of Baltimore. Today, he’s at the White House, meeting with President Obama.

‘Black Lives Matter’ Activist Is Surprise Addition to Mayoral Race



You can add one more name to the long list of people running for mayor of Baltimore in 2016.