Rainbow PUSH Coalition

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See Atlanta Preparing For Ferguson Protests

Janice Mathis with Rainbow Push Coalition says she’s never seen anything like it, nothing so deliberate and focused on a particular incident that was about to happen. According to Mathis, “I’ve seen meetings sort of […]

WAOK-AM–11/21/2014

The Bev Smith: PUSH for Votes

Tonight Bev Smith speaks with Vice President for Legal Affairs for the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, Janice L. Mathis. The Rainbow PUSH Coalition’s mission is to protect, defend, and gain civil rights by leveling the economic and educational playing […]

WAOK-AM–11/03/2014

(Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Hutchins: I Think The Hawks Are Going To Be An Example Of Diversity And Inclusion

Some insight perhaps into what happened during Friday’s long-awaited meeting between civil rights leaders in Atlanta and executives with the Atlanta Hawks organization. After the two hour meeting, the Reverend Markel Hutchins would only say, […]

WAOK-AM–10/01/2014

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Gun Rights Group To Challenge Stand Your Ground

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) — GeorgiaCarry.org has asked a federal judge to throw out a lawsuit that was filed by civil rights group Rainbow Push Coalition and two families. The lawsuit asks that the courts do away […]

WAOK-AM–11/12/2013

Members of Rainbow Push Coalition, and the Rev. Jesse Jackson (R) speak at a rally.  (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

2 Dozen Protest Federal Shutdown Outside CDC

About two dozen people protested outside the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tuesday afternoon, trying to cast a harsh spotlight on the temporary federal shutdown.

10/08/2013

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