Saturday morning at 8am on The Local Take on WCLK  I talked with Clark Atlanta University Professor Dr. William Boone and Pioneer Blogger and Editor Yalanda Lattimore, founder of Dryerbuzz, to talk about the general malaise around this political season. Georgia's Primary Election Runoff takes place Tuesday, July 24. The General Election will take place November 6.

This week on The Local Take I was joined by Dr. William Boone a professor in Clark Atlanta University's Department of Political Science about the Tuesday's deadline to register to vote and the May Gubernatorial Primary for our state.

The Local Take speaks with Harold Franklin the regional vice chair of The Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law about their national program Election Protection

Mr. Franklin shares with  listeners what they should do if they are challenged at the polls. He explains the steps for using a provisional ballot and how to get a ride to the polls

The Local Take speaks with Daryl Foster, dance and choreographer who created a project to capture the voices of young men of color regarding their thoughts on voting. 

Daryl shares why he thought it was important to capture these voices and explains how Citizen Lift came about. We discuss the participants Xavier Durman, Charles Guyton, Cory Hartzol, Nicolas Almonar and Jay Battle and their thoughts on voting.

On Saturday, October 8 at 7:00 a.m. on The Local Take on Jazz 91.9 WCLK, I am coming to you live with experts to answer your questions about voting.  The deadline to register to vote is Tuesday, October 11 to vote in the November 8 Presidential election.   Early voting in Georgia is from Tuesday, October 17 through Friday, November 4.  

Join me  and our guests on October 8: