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Amanda Cooper
June 02, 2020 - 4:04 pm
Governor Brian P. Kemp and state officials gave a media briefing Monday addressing the protest in across Atlanta over the murder of George Floyd, the use of local, state, and national law enforcement and an update on the fight against COVID-19. Over the weekend, thousands gathered at Centennial...
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Amanda Cooper
May 29, 2020 - 10:05 am
Lawyers, Civil And Human Rights Organizations, Faith Leaders, Healthcare Professionals, Community Members, And Elected Officials are working together to save and remember the lives of Georgians who may have faced adverse consequences due to Governor Kemp’s Reopening Of Georgia. Together they have...
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Amanda Cooper
May 29, 2020 - 8:42 am
It is official; Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced this week that the City of Atlanta enters into Phase II of the Five Phased Reopening Plan laid out last week . Bottoms says her decision to proceed to the next phase is based on metrics. She says the data shows Atlanta has sustained the necessary...
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Amanda Cooper
May 29, 2020 - 7:04 am
George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Yassin Mohamed, and countless others have tragically died this year at the hands of police officers or retired law enforcement officers. A study conducted by The Stanford Open Policing Project shows that black drivers are being pulled over at a higher...
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Georgia Governor Brian Kemp at the 2020 State MLK Service
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Amanda Cooper
May 28, 2020 - 4:09 pm
Georgia Governor Brian Kemp announced the renewal Public Health State of Emergency for a third time through 11:59 PM on July 12, 2020. Kemp says this declaration plays a critically important role in our battle against COVID-19. He also says that it allows for enhanced partnerships between the...
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Amanda Cooper
May 27, 2020 - 12:54 pm
“Being Black in America should not be a death sentence,” says Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey. His statement comes after a video of a white police officer pressed his knee into the neck of an unarmed black man while he gasps, saying, “I can’t breathe.” The video footage of George Floyd’s tragic end on...
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Amanda Cooper
May 25, 2020 - 5:18 pm
Former vice president, Joe Biden's, remark about African Americans who support President Trump has created a national conversation about race and political identity. Biden made the following comment at the end of the Breakfast Club with host Charlemagne the God on Friday. “Well, I tell you what, if...
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Amanda Cooper
May 22, 2020 - 6:21 pm
The City of Atlanta will begin reopening soon. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced a five-phase reopening plan on Thursday, based on coronavirus milestone metrics. The recent data shows that if new COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations continue with the current downward trend, the City could shift...
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A third arrest has been made in the murder of 25 year old Ahmaud Arbery in Brunswick, GA
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Maria Boynton
May 21, 2020 - 7:12 pm
William "Roddie" Bryan is the third person arrested in the murder case of 25 year old Ahmaud Arbery. According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, the 50 year old Bryan is charged with murder and attempted false imprisonment. He was taken into custody today.
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Amanda Cooper
May 21, 2020 - 4:30 pm
Governor Brian Kemp addressed the state's COVID-19 reporting discrepancies during the State COVID-19 Update Press Conference at the state capitol today. Recently, the State Department of Health has been under fire for reporting inaccurate numbers regarding COVID-19 testing and positive cases...
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