Political analyst are closely watching the November elections in Atlanta
Political analyst are closely watching the turn out of early voting in the Atlanta Mayoral Race. Democratic strategist Tharon Johnson told public radio that he believes Atlanta has a good chance of electing a white Mayor.
” I think the enthusiasm is definitely on the side of the white voters right now” – Tharon Johnson
Evander Holyfield Knuckle Up Guns Down program
Boxing legend Evander Holyfield was at the state capitol yesterday telling lawmakers about his new Knuckle Up Guns Down program. Evander Holyfield is on a mission to end youth violence, he plans to raise money to start buying boxing rings for all the Boys & Girls clubs in Georgia.
The controversy over confederate monument continues in Atlanta
The controversy over confederate monument continues in Atlanta and Mayor Kasim Reed’s confederate monument advisory committee will meet for the first time tonight to decide how to handle confederate monuments and street names.
NFL owners meet to discuss national anthem controversy
In New York, NFL owners met yesterday to talk about the national anthem controversy. Some players and union reps were also there to talk, after the meeting commissioner Roger Goodell told reporters that the owners would not demand that players stand.
” We reflected our commitment to work together with our players on issues of social justice”-Roger Goodell, NFL Commissioner