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Too Much Truth – What Really Killed Thomas Eric Duncan

Today is a sad day, for Thomas Eric Duncan died from complications of Ebola. He is the first victim to die from the disease here in the United States. As we have watched the news […]

WAOK-AM–10/08/2014

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Atlanta Hawks Seek Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

One month after the Atlanta Hawks racial firestorm ignited, the team is looking for a Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer. The posting, on the Hawks’ Web site, lists the job as a full-time position. The […]

WAOK-AM–10/08/2014

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Baby Bou Bou’s Mother Says This Is Not Over

The family of Bounkham “Baby Bou Bou” Phonesavanh, according to their attorney Mawuli Davis, “was hoping the grand jury in Habersham County, Georgia, would acknowledge that the conduct of officers”, who participated in a drug […]

WAOK-AM–10/08/2014

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Prayer Vigil Today For Baby Severely Injured In Drug Raid

A prayer vigil is scheduled to be held at the Georgia State Capitol this afternoon for Bou “Baby Bou Bou” Phonesavanh who was severely injured in a drug raid in Habersham County, Georgia, earlier this […]

WAOK-AM–10/06/2014

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Ga NAACP: The Secretary of State Needs To Do His Job

Georgia NAACP President Francys Johnson is calling on the Georgia Secretary of State to “do his job”. Johnson tells V103/WAOK News, “The NAACP has had to sue this Secretary of State to do his job.” […]

WAOK-AM–10/03/2014

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Monday Is The Last Day To Register To Vote In The November Election

“We’re busier than we were for the presidential election, as-far-as the number of applications that are coming in.” Richard Barron, the Fulton County Director of Voter Registrations and Elections, tells V103/WAOK News, “However, we are […]

WAOK-AM–10/03/2014

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Roland Martin: Did The Secret Service Hearing Ease Your Mind About The Safety Of The President?

Yesterday, the Secret Service director Julia Pierson answered questions at Capitol Hill in regards to the more recent breaches, particularly the one where an Army veteran, Omar Gonzalez, armed with a knife was able to […]

WAOK-AM–10/01/2014

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Too Much Truth: Sickle Cell Awareness Month

September was Sickle Cell Awareness, and there are many African-Americans who are suffering from this disease. In fact, there are some who have the sickle-cell trait and don’t know it, and if you carry the […]

WAOK-AM–09/30/2014

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NAACP To Host “How To Stay Alive When Stopped By A Cop” Forum

In the wake of the shooting death of Michael Brown by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, the Atlanta NAACP will begin hosting forums on Monday, Sept. 15. The first of several forums is […]

09/15/2014

Summer TCA Tour - Day 4

Roland Martin: Do You Believe In Spanking Your Child?

Over the weekend, an NFL player has made national headline news on a topic which will always have a constant divide. Minnesota Vikings starting running back, Adrian Peterson, was indicted on negligent injury to a […]

WAOK-AM–09/15/2014

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