Category : Georgia

Southeast / Georgia - 3 days ago

Family of Black Doctors Has Social Media Buzzing

THE OYE FAMILY—“Our Dad, Dr. Herbert Oye (fourth from left), is a Nigerian immigrant. Upon moving to the United States, he attended medical school and has worked tirelessly to build his own Vascular Surgery practice,” the young physicians wrote in a...

Southeast / Georgia - 2 weeks ago

Looking to 2020 to put your vote to WORK!

by Ray Curry NNPA NEWSWIRE — Ronald Reagan, who turned his back on organized labor and started America’s middle-class into a tailspin from which it has never recovered, has recently been voted by this administration’s hand-picked NLRB into the Labor...

Southeast / Georgia - 2 weeks ago

 Bill Cosby handed bum deal from Superior Court

by Stacy Brown NNPA NEWSWIRE — The primary reason that Cosby and his team cited to justify the appeal is that Judge Steven T. O’Neill allowed the testimony of prior bad acts – five other women who were not connected to this case but who claimed they...

Southeast / Georgia - 2 weeks ago

Gov. Kemp declares Georgia School Choice Week

& Governor Kemp Proclaims Jan. 26-Feb. 1 “Georgia School Choice Week”; Joins Leaders Nationwide in Celebrating Opportunity in Education Georgia students, communities to hold nearly 2,000 events as part of historic national celebra...

Southeast / Georgia - 3 weeks ago

The danger of the ‘ethno-nationalist’ state

By Bill Fletcher Jr. NNPA NEWSWIRE — Ethnic regimes were largely ignored in the mainstream media of the global North until the early 1990s, even when troubling events, such as genocide in Burundi, were unfolding. It was only with the disintegration...

Southeast / Georgia - 3 weeks ago

A call to Black leaders to condemn antisemitism

By Dr. Clarence B. Jones  Recently, while watching the news, I was saddened, like many Americans to hear of the Jersey City shooting, an incident of blatant antisemitism against the orthodox Jewish community, in which two armed assailants stormed a k...