“I believe that darkness makes a great canvas,” he said of Democrats’ efforts to rebuild after the 2016 election.
O’Malley said that he is pleased with the focus on gun control that the Democratic Party has as a whole, but wishes the federal government would step up on the issue.
“Maybe next year at BC we can give up fossil fuels for lent,” O’Malley said.
It’s unclear if O’Malley will call for BC to divest its endowment from fossil fuels.
Martin O’Malley, the former Governor of Maryland and presidential candidate, is also the lead singer of his Irish folk-rock band, O’Malley’s March.
O’Malley discussed his campaign for the Democratic nomination and why he backed down from “all lives matter.”
To inspire law school students to get involved in public policy, the Rappaport Center invited former governor of Maryland Martin O’Malley to serve as a professor and lecturer next semester.
“This was a great achievement by those involved and will hopefully lead to other interesting political figures coming to BC in the future.”
Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley spoke Wednesday in McGuinn.