Civil Rights

Real Estate 101 with Mary Gill
February 08, 2019 - 12:00 pm
(Complete Show from Feb 8th, 2019 as Mary filled in for Derrick Boazman on Too Much Truth) Mary Gill and special guest Loan Originator Jayson Duff , of Fidelity Mortgage. They discussed everything from the future and past financing problems or issues. And the current state of the real estate market...
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February 05, 2019 - 1:11 pm
For Black History Month, and every day of the year, WAOK and V-103, take pride in saluting past, present, and future history makers within the African-American community! Join us in celebrating our 2019 roster of great men and women whose efforts of success are making a positive change in our...
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Fabian Williams says his goal is to turn Atlanta into an arts-tourism destination.
(Photo Credit: @charlesmitchelljr)
Maria Boynton
February 04, 2019 - 2:49 pm
The destruction of an abandoned building, on-which muralist Fabian Williams had drawn Colin Kaepernick and Muhammad Ali , could lead to a whole renaissance in the cultural arts scene in Atlanta. It will have started as Super Bowl 53 was about to happen here and on the first day of Black History...
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A Previous Fulton County Misdemeanor Expungement Summit
(Photo Credit: Fulton County Solicitor General's Office)
Maria Boynton
January 24, 2019 - 3:45 pm
Fulton County Solicitor General Keith Gammage says "the Civil Rights Movement continues today by ending mass incarcerations and creating new beginnings for jobs and safer communities." Gammage is holding his 7th expungement event tomorrow. It's the MLK Jr. Holiday Legacy Expungement Bowl . The...
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January 15, 2019 - 3:23 pm
Come celebrate and experience the Civil Rights movements like never before. Enjoy live music, first hand stories, pictures and more during the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and beyond.
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Amanda Cooper
January 22, 2019 - 3:15 am
This month marks the 90th birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, and in observance of his national holiday, thousands gathered at the King Center to celebrate his legacy. Many traveled from foreign lands and some came from other states, to honor a man whose life's work was committed to a dream, in...
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Lericia Harris
January 21, 2019 - 2:25 pm
The soulful sounds of gospel saxophonist Minister Angela Christie revved the crowd during the opening moments of the 51st Martin Luther King Jr commemorative service held at Ebenezer Baptist Church. The ecumenical program welcomed speakers from various faiths, state, federal, and international...
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Salute to Greatness Awards Gala 2019
(Photo Credit: The King Center)
Maria Boynton
January 21, 2019 - 1:22 pm
If he were alive today, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would be 90 years old. His sister Dr. Christine King Farris, is 91. When I spoke with her following the Dream Forward Awards, her eyes glistened when I asked about MLK. Christine King Farris talks about brother Martin Luther King Jr. The Dream...
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February 05, 2019 - 10:48 am
“Dandy Lion: (RE) Articulating Black Masculine Identity” is a photography exhibition curated by Shantrelle P. Lewis which highlights the contemporary expressions of the Black Dandy phenomenon in popular culture. The first comprehensive exhibition of its kind, Dandy Lion highlights young men who...
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