Since we’re less than 2 weeks away from the U.S. general election, this seems a great time to stir up some controversy.
Recently, I received an email from the Americans for the Arts Action Center which offered me a “report card” on the various candidates for office and their stance on arts / arts education funding. The purpose of the email is to help me make “arts-informed decisions” at the ballot box.
Given the number and size of some of the issues facing the U.S. right now, how much should an artist let this kind of information influence his or her vote? …because…?Tags: politics