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Real Talk w/ Rashad Richey: Moral Monday Protesters Released From the Slammer

On today’s show we had Senator Vincent Fort discuss his recent release from the Atlanta jail stemming from a protest yesterday outside of Governor Nathan Deal’s office.  Sen. Fort along with protesters from the group […]

WAOK-AM–01/28/2014

Eight immigration activists have been taken into custody after they locked arms and two of them chained themselves to gates outside the offices of federal immigration authorities in downtown Atlanta.  (Photo by Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)

Immigration Activists Chain Themselves To Federal Building Gates

Eight immigration activists have been taken into custody after they locked arms and two of them chained themselves to gates outside the offices of federal immigration authorities in downtown Atlanta.

11/19/2013

File photo of a tea party protester (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Tea Party Evolves, Achieves State Policy Victories

Tea party activists in Georgia helped kill a proposed sales tax increase that would have raised billions of dollars for transportation projects. In Pennsylvania, tea partyers pushed to have taxpayers send public school children to private schools. In Ohio, they drove a referendum to block state health insurance mandates.

08/12/2012

Civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson talks with Occupy Wall Street participants in Zuccotti Park near Wall Street in New York on Oct. 18, 2011. (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Rev. Jackson Compares Occupy Atlanta With Civil Rights Struggle

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta/AP) — The Rev. Jesse Jackson is lending his support to the Occupy Atlanta movement and says that their efforts are an extension of the struggle for civil rights fought by Jackson, the […]

11/03/2011

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