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Defunding public schools to ‘Save American History?’

by J. Pharoah Doss, For New Pittsburgh Courier Recently, Angela Burks Hill, a Republican state senator in Mississippi, introduced a bill called, “Saving American History in Mississippi Schools Act.” The obvious question is —Save American history from what? At first, I thought neglect. In 2012, “Perspectives On History,” a magazine, published a story stating 88 … Continued The post Defunding public schools to ‘Save American History?’ appeared first on Atlanta Daily World. Atlanta Daily World

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The Ku Klux Klan Act used to Sue Trump

The NAACP and civil rights law firm Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll filed a federal lawsuit against former President Donald J. Trump using the Ku Klux Klan Act. Also included in the lawsuit are Rudy Giuliani and far-right extremist groups the Proud Boys and the Oath Keepers. They are being sued for their roles in … Continued The post The Ku Klux Klan Act used to Sue Trump appeared first on Atlanta Daily World. Atlanta

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Wellstar mobile market to feed 700 metro Atlanta families each month

WELLSTAR MOBILE MARKET PROGRAM EXPANDS TO FEED 700 AT-RISK FAMILIES EACH MONTH Initiative led by Wellstar Center for Health Equity in collaboration with Goodr adds community partners to offer healthy food distribution and health resources to vulnerable communities across Georgia Wellstar Health System, one of Georgia’s largest and most integrated healthcare systems, and the Wellstar Center … Continued The post Wellstar mobile market to feed 700 metro Atlanta families each month appeared first on Atlanta Daily

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Fulton County Commission Keeps its Elections Director

Fulton County Commission Keeps its Elections Director Republican commissioners’ effort to remove Richard Barron Fails The Fulton County Board of Commissioners decided to keep Elections Director Richard Barron in place after the Commissioners refused to affirm a recommendation to terminate him immediately. Barron has received wide praise from Republicans and Democrats for putting in place … Continued The post Fulton County Commission Keeps its Elections Director appeared first on Atlanta Daily World. Atlanta Daily World

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What Open Enrollment Looks Like Under President Biden After Years of Trump Sabotage

What Open Enrollment Looks Like Under President Biden After Four Years of Trump Sabotage Atlanta, GA — On Monday, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) opened the Affordable Care Act Marketplace for enrollment as Americans continue to face the health and economic consequences of the coronavirus pandemic. This move ensures that everyone—including those … Continued The post What Open Enrollment Looks Like Under President Biden After Years of Trump Sabotage appeared first on

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Making History: All Three Russell Siblings Named in Atlanta Magazine’s 500 Most Powerful Leaders in Atlanta for 2021 

 Donata, H. Jerome and Michael are the only three-sibling group ever to be named  Atlanta Magazine, the city’s premier general interest publication has served as an authority on Atlanta since 1961. Each year, it produces an edition that features the Atlanta 500 list that highlights 500 individuals within Atlanta’s metropolitan area that it believes are … Continued The post Making History: All Three Russell Siblings Named in Atlanta Magazine’s 500 Most Powerful Leaders in Atlanta for