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Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed Urges Fellow Dems To Reach Out To Minorities

By Samantha Lachman Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed Urges Fellow Dems To Reach Out To Minorities Atlanta’s popular African American mayor, Kasim Reed, has a message for two fellow Democrats seeking higher office in Georgia: if they want to win, they must make more of an effort to reach out to minority voters. Reed made the comments about former nonprofit CEO Michelle Nunn, who is running for Senate, and state Sen. Jason Carter, who is running for governor, in an interview with Georgia Public
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One Out of Every 25 Death Row Inmates Innocent

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Black Politics in New Deal Atlanta

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Uninsured and Unhealthy:The Health Insurance Woes of African Americans

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What’s on Your Mind – Kaye Dee & Motor Mouth

BB King has died. He wasn’t my all-time favorite Bluesman, but he was an exquisite musician and he influencedeveryone.
The moment we heard that Riley B. King — known universally both as “BB” and as the King of the Blues — had breathed his last, we invited ourselves to a very private memorial service. Our own. The King is dead, long live the Blues he was so crucial to shaping over his veryRead more…