Julian Bond

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Black Leadership: Where Are We Now?

What is the current state of black leadership in America? Rashad Richey posed the question after the recent death of Civil Rights Activist Julian Bond. Is the black community lacking leadership or are our black […]

WAOK-AM–08/18/2015

Julian Bond (3rd from left) marches with Maynard Jackson, Bunnie Jackson, and John Lewis. (Courtesy of Bunnie Jackson-Ransum)

Julian Bond: Being Remembered As A Rebel With A Cause Who Questioned The Status Quo

Bunnie Jackson-Ransom says there will never be another person who did it like Julian Bond. “He was an amazing man”, says Jackson-Ransom, former wife of the late Atlanta mayor Maynard Jackson. She tells me that […]

WAOK-AM–08/17/2015

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AARP Hosting National Convention In Atlanta

The AARP is hosting a day of service in Atlanta as part of its annual national convention at the Georgia World Congress Center this week.

09/30/2013