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The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter
August 01, 2019 - 12:36 pm
The Movement was had the pleasure to host actress Sherrie Shepherd and Executive Producer Brian Banks. They stopped by to talk about their new movie “ Brian Banks .” Both Sherrie and Brain shared why they decided to do this film and also shared what’s next for both of them. Take a Listen.
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Rashad Richey and PNBC
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
August 01, 2019 - 9:36 am
Rashad sat down with members of the Progressive National Baptist Convention to discuss upcoming 58th annual session in Atlanta. The theme for this years convention is, "In Pursuit of Wholeness". Key Principles: Recovery of the Sacred, Revitalization of our Community, Maximization of our Potential,...
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Dr. Jamal-Harrison Bryant
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
July 31, 2019 - 1:59 pm
Rashad sat down with Dr. Jamal Bryant, the pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church to discuss New Birth's Back to School Shoe Giveaway. Rashad shares an intimate anecdote as to why it is important that underserved children should have new shoes for school. The event takes place this Saturday...
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Lericia Harris
July 31, 2019 - 1:48 pm
The DeKalb County Board of Health has trapped West Nile virus-positive mosquitoes at 11 locations throughout the county. Those locations include Brookhaven, Chamblee, Clarkston, Lithonia, and Tucker. The Board of Health is educating the public on how to eliminate mosquito-breeding sites and protect...
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July 26, 2019 - 5:11 pm
On Tuesday we would like to invite everyone who owns a business or who are even looking to start a business in the City of Atlanta to the Ultimate Business Tune-Up, a one-stop-shop – that will guide current and aspiring business owners through the web of regulations and requirements for operating a...
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Ms. Park Cannon
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
July 30, 2019 - 2:07 pm
Rashad sits down with State Representative, Ms. Park Canon to discuss the inequity of maternal mortality rates between Black births and their white counterparts. Reproductive Justice and Anti-Violence advocates will meet for a groundbreaking summit to learn about, report and discuss trauma-...
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Mary Gill with Judge Parker
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Real Estate 101 with Mary Gill
July 29, 2019 - 8:07 pm
Mary Gill host of Real Estate 101 got to sit down and talk with Judge Parker of Tap Academy real estate learning academy for rookie real estate agents. check them out at https://tapacademyatl.com check out the interview here...
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FILE - This May 22, 2018, file photo, shows a voter access card inserted in a reader during voting in the Georgia primary in Kennesaw, Ga. A federal judge has ordered Georgia to stop using its outdated voting machines after 2019. U.S. District Judge Amy Totenberg on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, issued the order after voting integrity advocates and individual voters asked her to order the state to immediately switch to hand-marked paper ballots. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart, File)
July 26, 2019 - 10:40 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia allowed its election system to grow "way too old and archaic" and now has a deep hole to dig out of to ensure that the constitutional right to vote is protected, U.S. District Judge Amy Totenberg said Friday. Now Totenberg is in the difficult position of having to decide...
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NBCC members (l-r) Atlanta business owner Ronni McBride, founders Kay DeBow and Harry Alford, Fulton County Commissioner Natalie Hall, and Maria Boynton
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Maria Boynton
July 26, 2019 - 12:19 pm
The largest black business organization in the world is meeting in Atlanta this week. The National Black Chamber of Commerce, founded by husband and wife team Harry Alford and Kay DeBow Alford, is here Wednesday, July 24 through Saturday, July 27. It features entrepreneurs in the healthcare and...
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