Politics

Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
February 07, 2019 - 12:07 pm
Former Georgia Gubernatorial Candidate Stacey Abrams joined Rashad Richey to discuss her response to President Donald Trump’s State of The Union speech and her future plan in politics. Abrams guaranteed she would run for elected office again but will not announce until the end of March. She also...
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Participating in the ribbon cutting at John F. Kennedy Park (l-r) Brett Daniels, COO of the Atlanta Super Bowl Host Committee; Dan Corso, Host Committee Chairman; Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms; Atlanta Falcons Defensive Tackle Grady Jarrett; Atlanta
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Maria Boynton
January 31, 2019 - 4:08 pm
The late Atlanta City Councilman Ivory Lee Young was on the minds of many today. Remembered as one who fought for the development of Atlanta's Westside, today Young's idea of a newly renovated John F. Kennedy Park to serve the community, became reality. It was just 5 months ago that Councilman...
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Dallas Austin and other top entertainment influencers form Georgia's first Entertainment Caucus
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Maria Boynton
January 25, 2019 - 2:07 pm
Super producer and owner of Rowdy Records, Dallas Austin, is joining dozens of music, film, media, and entertainment executives on a new venture. It involves working, according to Georgia State Representative Erica Thomas, with state lawmakers in giving those in the entertainment field "a strong...
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A week after this photo was taken, Syntel Brown was the victim of a stabbing in Griffin
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Maria Boynton
January 23, 2019 - 12:32 pm
I last saw R. Syntel Brown at McCamish Pavilion on the campus of Georgia Tech. He was chaperoning a group of teenagers from the Fulton Leadership Academy at the inauguration of Georgia Governor Brian Kemp. That was on Monday, January 14. A week later, Brown is hospitalized after being stabbed...
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 Native Americans lead the march down Virginia Street as thousands take part in the Women's March in Reno.
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Maria Boynton
January 16, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Chenae Bullock is a member of the Shinnecock Tribe. When I sat down with Bullock recently at the Entercom Radio Atlanta studios, she talked about an upcoming effort aimed at "uniting all indigenous peoples throughout the world." As many as 10,000 people from across the world are expected to gather...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
January 16, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Former Vice President of the United States, Al Gore, who served 8 years under President Bill Clinton, spoke to Rashad Richey about his upcoming climate training and information event headed to Atlanta, GA March 14th-16th. The former VP highlighted his reasons for becoming a climate spokesperson and...
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FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019, file photo a realtor sign marks a home for sale in Franklin Park, Pa. The partial federal government shutdown is complicating the already complicated process of getting and managing a mortgage. For one thing, the political storm is like severe weather at a major airport: You can expect minor delays or worse. Also, it could mean financial hardship for some federal government employees facing mortgage payments without their regular paychecks. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
January 11, 2019 - 9:44 am
The partial federal government shutdown is complicating the already complicated process of getting and managing a mortgage. For one thing, the political storm is like severe weather at a major airport: You can expect minor delays or worse. Also, it could mean financial hardship for some federal...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
January 10, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Political strategist and CEO of HEG Consultants, Fred Hicks drops by Real Talk with Rashad Richey to discuss local and national politics. In the conversation, Hicks also explained his views on the MARTA expansion in Gwinnett County. LISTEN TO FULL INTERVIEW BELOW:
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The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter
January 04, 2019 - 12:35 pm
To jump start the New Year, best selling author and activist Dr. Claud Anderson joined The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter to discuss Powernomics. Dr. Anderson spoke in depth about his upbring, his books, and the future of black ecomonics. Dr. Anderson even made a speacial announcement during...
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Georgia State Representative Renitta Shannon is boycotting Brian Kemp's first major speech as Governor-elect
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Maria Boynton
December 11, 2018 - 12:17 pm
Georgia State Representative Renitta Shannon says she's really "tired of conservatives across the country running hateful campaigns and then expecting everybody to go back to business as usual after campaign season." Shannon calls that "a lot of privilege." The state lawmaker from Decatur is...
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