Outraged Immigrants Protest Outside of Georgia State Capitol

Outraged and disappointed immigrants gathered outside of the Georgia State Capitol today to protest a Supreme Court’s decision that plans to shield millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally from deportation.

Black contractors: Democrats take us for granted

While Democrats scramble to secure the African-American community’s support post-Obama, black contractors complain that they are not getting their fair share of the party’s campaign spending.

100 Black Men and GM STEM Promoting STEM for Today’s Youth

Items that we use and interact with on a daily basis such as cars, televisions, phones and computers would not exist nor function without crucial developments in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math.

SCLC re-names building in honor of President/CEO

Dozens gathered outside of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference’s international headquarters on historic Auburn Avenue in Atlanta Tuesday, June 21, for a dedication program renaming its building for current president and CEO Dr. Charles Steele Jr.

Enlightening the Power of STE[A]M

Coding and cartoons? It may sound like a strange pairing, but it could prove to be an effective way of introducing coding to young children of color. Turner Broadcasting’s Cartoon Network and Google have formed a partnership to make that ...

Gladys Knight's son accused of stealing from restaurants

Georgia Department of Revenue officials say the son of singer Gladys Knight is accused of stealing tax money from several metro Atlanta chicken and waffles restaurants for his personal use.

Billions Later, Housing Projects Remain Rundown, Dangerous

Billions of taxpayer dollars have gone to improve government housing lately, but Jay Owens still lies awake at night holding his daughter while the sounds of gunshots puncture the air.

Atlantans line up to donate blood for Orlando victims

Since the news of the fatal shooting that killed 49 people and injured 53 in Orlando’s gay nightclub Pulse, people all over the world, including in the Atlanta area have united in the face of adversity to help the victims ...

YOUR VOICE: Should we ban semi-automatics like the AR-15 rifle that was used in the Orlando shooting?

Jessica Booth, Atlanta “Absolutely, I agree, it should be banned. I understand that there are some people who feel that they have a need for this weapon due to sports hunting however there are other alternatives to weapons.

Cheers and Protests at Atlanta Donald Trump Rally

Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump along with hundreds of his supporters and protestors gathered at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta on June 15 to hear Trump speak about his plans to “make America great again.”

Atlantans Line Up To Donate Blood To Orlando Victims

Since the news of the fatal shooting that killed 49 people and injured 53 in Orlando’s gay nightclub Pulse, people all over the world have united in the face of adversity to help the victims and their families.

Bouncer, dancer, accountant among Orlando shooting victims

A barista, a bouncer and an accountant. While different in so many ways, they have one thing in common: They lost their lives in the deadliest mass shooting in the United States.

Atlanta kicks off bike share program

What a momentous day it was for Atlanta as Mayor Kasim Reed, along with the Department of Planning and Community Development and Atlanta’s bike share operator, CycleHop revealed its first phase of bicycle rental stations at Woodruff Park in downtown ...

Ali’s confidence, cockiness made him a symbol of black pride

For Muhammad Ali, the idea of being a humble athlete - someone pre-packaged and palatable for white America - was never an option.

Do you think developers, who are building luxury-priced apartments in the Metro Atlanta area should be required to create affordable living spaces for working middle and low income Atlantans?

Elicionne Washington, Atlanta “Yes I do. I feel that everything is a balance, so if you create that balance as far as the lower class, middle class, high class, then, the economy doesn’t get all screwed up. So I agree, ...