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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
October 03, 2018 - 1:30 pm
District 41 State Representative Candidate, DeAnna Harris stopped by Real Talk with Rashad Richey to answer tough questions about a previous news report that highlighted her "run-in" with law enforcement as a 19-year-old in Florida. She is now a public-servant hopeful, desiring to provide, in her...
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Sean Garvey
October 03, 2018 - 1:54 am
The Homeland Security Foundation of American (HSFA) and its Aware Public Safety Campaign is presenting the Hurricane Florence Disaster Relief Drive this Thursday, October 4th from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Please come out and volunteer your time to help the victims in the Carolinas who have been affected by...
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Lucy McBath is the Democratic nominee for the 6th District Congressional seat
(Photo courtesy of the Lucy McBath Campaign)
Maria Boynton
October 02, 2018 - 1:55 pm
Sixth District candidate for U.S. Congress Lucy McBath says "gun violence is so extreme, there are no safe places anymore." It was gun violence, the shooting death of her son Jordan Davis in 2012, that propelled McBath into politics. He was shot and killed by a man over loud music. "After Jordan...
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Courtesy Julien Virgin
September 28, 2018 - 12:30 am
Angela Rye and Janelle Monae visited Spelman College to encourage students to register to vote in the November primaries. As part of former First Lady Michelle Obama's initiative, When We All Vote, the two culture figures spoke to hundreds of HBCU students packed into historic Sisters Chapel on...
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Sean Garvey
September 26, 2018 - 3:14 pm
Women from all walks of life and age groups are facing various critical issues daily. The problems that many women encounter in life are civil and human rights, discrimination, social justice, immigration, domestic violence, gender wage gap, and sex trafficking to name a few. In order to tackle...
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Joel Caldwell (l) and Deborah Scott (m) with GA StandUp, and Hank Stewart (r), President of the Stewart Foundation, during voter registration event at the 5 Points MARTA station in Atlanta GA.
(Photo Credit: Patricia Crawford/Entercom Atlanta)
Maria Boynton
September 25, 2018 - 4:37 pm
Did you know that every aspect of your life is impacted by your vote? According to NAACP Atlanta's Karen Rene, "even though people vote, they don't understand how it impacts their lives on a daily basis." That's part of the education that groups will deliver this fourth Tuesday in September,...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
September 24, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Episode 8 = The commissioner of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Gregory Moore joins Lericia Harris and Sam Crenshaw to discuss the 15-year streak of ranking first in average football attendance, brand expansion, and new additions (member institutions) to the conference.
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Lericia Harris
September 24, 2018 - 4:51 pm
The Atlanta Hawks held media day Monday with players addressing reporters. Newcomer Jeremy Lin says the goal right now is to remain healthy during his first season with the team. Rookie Trae Young believes the addition of Lin will be beneficial for the squad and says there is much to learn from the...
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