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PETA Goes After Kennesaw State For Use Of Live Owl Mascot

PETA, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is coming down on Kennesaw State and has asked the University to stop using its live owl, named Sturgis, as a mascot. Sturgis, which has been […]

92.9 The Game–02/24/2014

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Buckhead Residents Protesting Justin Bieber’s Possible Move To Neighborhood

Apparently the same Atlanta-area neighborhood Justin Bieber is reportedly interested in moving to has caught wind of his supposed antics in his Los Angeles-area neighborhood – and they are protesting the pop superstar. According to […]

WAOK-AM–02/23/2014

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Online Petition: Stop Bloodless Bullfight

The man behind two new events celebrating Jackson’s Hispanic population has brought controversy with the third.

11/30/2013

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The Sidney Wood Show: UGA Students Discuss Protest & Racism

President of the Black Affairs Council, Ms. Caroline Bailey and Raven Gibson was on the show today discussing some of the issues African American students are facing down at UGA.  Racist and homophobic comments were […]

WAOK-AM–11/18/2013

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Egyptian Christians Hold Nashville Protest

A group of Egyptian Christians from Coptic churches around Nashville gathered Monday to proclaim their support of the Egyptian military and denounce Islamist violence against Christians.

08/19/2013

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The Fight Over The New Falcon Stadium Is Back On

ATLANTA (APWAOK) — A watchdog group is launching an effort to place a ballot measure before Atlanta voters calling for the repeal of public financing for a new stadium for the Atlanta Falcons. William Perry […]

WAOK-AM–05/30/2013

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Tea Party Groups Plan IRS Protest In Atlanta

Tea party groups are planning a protest at the Georgia Capitol over the targeting of conservative groups by the Internal Revenue Service during the 2010 and 2012 elections.

05/21/2013

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Occupy Say ‘Obama Is A Traitor’

Today in Charlotte, a group of 100 protesters were shouting “Obama is a traitor,” while others laid down in the streets outside of the Democratic National Convention. The demonstration was called after protesters demanded for the release of Bradley Manning, a […]

09/04/2012

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Gay Rights Activists Plan Chick-fil-A ‘Kiss In’

Gay rights activists and other supporters of marriage equality plan a national “Kiss In” at Chick-fil-A restaurants Friday to protest the fast-food chain owners’ opposition to same-sex unions.

08/03/2012

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Georgia County Opposed To Memorial For Michelle Obama’s Ancestor

A memorial honoring an ancestor of first lady Michele Obama is being met with some opposition from the Clayton County community.

06/20/2012

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