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Voices in the Streets

Join us on our panel to hear from our young adults about what’s going on in Atlanta and across the country. How do we fight social injustice, racism, police brutality; now is the time for action. Listen live on air or V-103 & Facebook Live Monday 6/8 3PM
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Election Day 2018 is Tuesday, November 6!

Fulton and DeKalb County Emergency Polling Location Changes for June 9 Election

Election Day is Tuesday, June 9, and before you head to the polls, you might want to check to see if your polling location has changed. In Fulton County, 45 polling locations have moved, and in DeKalb County, 24 polling locations have moved. Most of the changes are due to COVID-19 restrictions and...
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Rapper T.I. Addresses George Floyd Protesters in Atlanta

T.I. spoke in Atlanta on Saturday at a protest held in response to the death of George Floyd. Video the rapper linking with Lil Baby and Young Dro at the #HBCUs4BlackLives protest organized by Dr. Jauan T. Durbin and Mary-Pat C. Hector.
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Two Buffalo Police Officers Charged with Assault Over Allegedly Shoving 75-Year-Old Man

Two Buffalo police officers were charged with assault Saturday, prosecutors said, after a video showed them shoving a 75-year-old protester in recent demonstrations over the death of George Floyd in Minnesota.
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Free Food Drive for DeKalb County Residents

DeKalb County is partnering with the Atlanta Community Food Bank to distribute food monthly community throughout the county. The county announced on Saturday, June 6, they will host three drive-thru food distribution events, during which 2,400 DeKalb residents will receive one 20-pound box of...
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Watch the George Floyd Memorial Service, Live From Minneapolis

On Thursday, June 4, a memorial service will be held in Minneapolis from 1:00PM to 3:00PM CT at the Frank J. Lindquist Sanctuary at North Central University, according to family attorney Benjamin Crump.
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George Floyd Funeral Services To Be Held In TX, MN, and NC

Final preparations are being made for George Floyd’s funeral this week. The family announced that a public viewing would be in Houston, Monday, June 8, and a private service will take place the following day at 11 am. According to news sources, additional memorials will occur at 1 pm local time...
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Gov. Kemp Addresses Turbulent George Floyd Protest in Atlanta

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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6 ATL Cops Charged in Protest Arrests

Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard has announced criminal charges against 6 Atlanta police officers following the arrests of 2 college students Saturday night. Taniyah Pilgrim and Messiah Young said they’d gone out for food and became stuck in traffic. The officers were patrolling during...
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Standoff with ATL Police in George Floyd Protest

Two men. One Black. One White. They join hands hoisted into the air as a sign of solidarity. They fly a flag too that reads “Black Lives Matter”. But, this was definitely the calm before the storm.
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