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Atlanta Mayor Announces Support Of Gay Marriage

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed is saying he now supports gay marriage and that same-sex couples have a “fundamental right” to wed.

12/11/2012

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Racism In The Chruch

A black couple in Mississippi was denied by a white church when they requested to get married there. Couple, Charles and Te’Andrea Wilson of Jackson, Mississippi, says they were getting ready to exchange nuptials at […]

07/31/2012

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Black Couple Says Racism Forced Wedding Relocation

A Mississippi couple says the church where they planned to get married turned them away because they are black.

WAOK-AM–07/28/2012

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[AUDIO] 7/22/12 The Princess Monique Show RELAUNCH!

“It’s time for Princess Monique”!  She’s back with a BIGGER, BETTER & LARGER outreach. That’s right! The Princess Monique Show is not just about teen girls anymore but for women, about women and by women. […]

07/22/2012

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Chick-fil-A President Takes Public Position Against Same Sex Marriage

Gay rights advocates say they’re surprised that the president of fast-food chain Chick-fil-A has taken a public position against same-sex marriage.

07/19/2012

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‘Anti-Cheating Ring’ Hopes To Thwart Potentially Unfaithful Spouses

Shortly after the Centers for Disease Control released a wedding day survival guide, news went viral of a wedding band intended to make its mark on whoever wears it – literally.

07/12/2012

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President Obama Says He Supports Gay Marriage

During an interview on ABC News, President Obama announced that he is backing same-sex marriages. He says that he believes that gay and lesbian  couples deserve to have the full marital rights as straight couples. All though this may be a […]

WAOK-AM–05/10/2012

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Fayette County Woman Charged With Bigamy

PEACHTREE CITY – (WAOK/AJC)  –  Police say a Peachtree City woman is facing bigamy charges after they say she married a man,   although she is still married to her first husband.  39 year old […]

WAOK-AM–05/04/2012

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Too Much Truth Recap: Fewer People Are Getting Married

According to the AJC.com, here are a few recent stats about marriage: In 1960, 72 percent of all adults ages 18 and older were married; today just 51 percent are.  Among African-Americans, just 31 percent […]

WAOK-AM–03/12/2012

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Another Change Of Mind For Vanessa Long

ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)-The on again off again divorce of Bishop Eddie Long and his wife Vanessa Long is …off again. The divorce petition filed by Vanessa Long against Bishop Eddie Long, pastor of New Birth Missionary […]

WAOK-AM–02/17/2012

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