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Residents and activists plan to hold a rally tonight outside Friendship Towers in Atlanta. They claim that the residents continue to be without air conditioning at the facility. (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Friendship Towers: Residents To Stage “Get Them Out Now” Rally Tonight

They say that “enough is enough” and this evening activists and residents of Friendship Towers say they plan to hold a city wide rally. They have distributed flyers calling for support of the “senior citizens […]

08/06/2015

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Real Estate 101: Where We Are With The Sale Of Ft. McPherson

Last summer, the community was  in an uproar over the sale of Fort McPherson to movie mogul Tyler Perry. Many residents felt that the price that was offered was unfair and would leave the neighboring […]

03/02/2015

Atlanta State Senator Vincent Fort says "we are going to show them that God's people should not be harassed in this way." He has been an outspoken advocate for the residents of Friendship Towers. Credit:  Jean Ross CBS/Local

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

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Too Much Truth – Does Stand Your Ground Matter

Today on Too Much Truth, DB speaks with Senator Vincent Fort about the damage the Stand Your Ground Law has caused to the black community. Is this law effective, or is it causing more harm […]

WAOK-AM–12/09/2013

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Come Stand Against Georgia’s Stand Your Ground Law

Please join state Senator Vincent Fort for a town hall meeting on Repealing Georgia’s Stand Your Ground Law. The town hall meeting will be at the First Iconium Baptist Church, 542 Moreland Ave., Southeast in […]

WAOK-AM–12/03/2013

Atlanta State Senator Vincent Fort says "we are going to show them that God's people should not be harassed in this way." He has been an outspoken advocate for the residents of Friendship Towers. Credit:  Jean Ross CBS/Local

Senator Fort Concerned About Software Issue Causing Problems For Voters

Atlanta (WAOK) — State Senator Vincent Fort says he is very concerned about irregularities with voter registration forms in Fulton County. Fulton County election officials say  a new web-based system has caused hundreds of people within the […]

WAOK-AM–10/29/2013

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Too Much Truth Exclusive: The Debate Continues Over The Proposed New Stadium For Atlanta

For months now we’ve been discussing the new Falcons Stadium that is scheduled to be bulit in the very near future. We brought on some very special guests to answer many questions that we had. […]

WAOK-AM–01/09/2013

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Power Talk: Senator Vincent Fort Reveals The Truth About The Charter School Vote

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White we talked about the ongoing Charter School debate.  There has been a drawn out fight over the issue of Charter Schools, and the funding the will receive.  Our special […]

WAOK-AM–10/03/2012

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“NO” For T-SPLOST

On Powertalk with Lorraine Jacques-White, we talked about the final decision on the David versus Goliath campaign, the T-SPLOST referendum.  This issue has had the city of Atlanta in rage,  but the grassroots leaders with less money […]

WAOK-AM–08/01/2012

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T-SPLOST Truth Session: Community Leaders Come Together In Southeast Atlanta To Tell Voters Why They Must Vote “NO”

Derrick Boazmoan as well as several other community leaders gather voters at Mount Nebo Baptist Church of Southeast Atlanta to tell them why they must vote no to the T-SPLOST. Check out the slide below […]

WAOK-AM–07/13/2012

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