In the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement versus Blue Lives Matter and the overall heighten tension between police and the black community, the future of the African American minority children is at the forefront.
More than 46 million Americans live in poverty, according to Poverty USA. To address this issue, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) is holding its 58th annual convention from July 21-24 at the Hilton Atlanta Airport.
A trek of 648 miles will be taken on behalf of the poor to bring awareness to an issue that is often ignored.
n a series of events over the last two weeks, including police murders and viral videos of black men being murdered at the hands of cops on camera that sparked nationwide protests, some have began to question the validity of ...
The “Black Lives Matter” organization is now the most prominent and most vocal movement for young black activists seeking social change.
Could it happen here? Could out of control gun violence happen in Atlanta, the progressive city known as the “Capitol of the Southeast” or as the so-called “Black Mecca” or the “Hollywood of the South”.
With presidential candidates debating about building a wall on the Mexican border and banning Muslims from entering the country, the topic of immigration has certainly been the cause of controversy in the upcoming elections; particularly, the block on Obama’s immigration ...
Following his 26-hour sit in at the House of Representatives, Georgia State Rep. John Lewis led a Town Hall meeting on gun violence at the historical Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta on Wednesday June 29.
Despite a 22 year congressional ban on providing financial aid to prisoners, as many as 12,000 prison inmates will be able to use Federal Pell Grants to finance college classes starting in July.
Summer Math and Science Honors Academy (SMASH), a once California-based program has ventured east of the Mississippi River for the first time and has landed at Morehouse College in Atlanta.
Ben Hill community members gathered to celebrate the first Hawks Foundation court renovation unveiling of 2016.
While the Atlanta Braves had to make a financial decision for their future surrounding, businesses were left underway; which turned out to be a ‘win win’ situation for everybody except for Sandy Springs.
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.
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.
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.