Results related to “Georgia”
by Von Diaz on October 11 2013, 2:00PM
Kendrick Johnson’s parents believe their son was murdered, and have called on Benjamin Crump out of suspicions that police mishandled their case because their son is black.
by Aura Bogado on September 16 2013, 1:54PM
The bookstore is helping Freedom University’s undocumented students get much-needed books this semester.
by Jamilah King on June 11 2013, 12:40PM
Send in your own questions to organizers working at the intersection of racial justice and sexual freedom. Chime in at #CLchat on Twitter.
by Jorge Rivas on April 26 2013, 3:00PM
A group of Georgia high school students are making history by challenging the segregation of their high school prom.
by Brentin Mock on April 19 2013, 3:20PM
Two African-American men from Atlanta plead guilty today to attacking a man outside of a store because he is gay.
by Jorge Rivas on January 31 2013, 11:29AM
Phillip Walker Sailors, the man who shot and killed 22-year-old Rodrigo Diaz for pulling in to his driveway is out on bail.
by Jorge Rivas on January 30 2013, 10:10AM
Phillip Walker Sailors, 69, has been charged with malice murder in the killing of Rodrigo Abad Diaz, a 22-year-old Cuban immigrant who mistakenly pulled into his driveway due to faulty GPS directions.
by Jorge Rivas on December 11 2012, 4:30PM
A Judge has cleared the way for the show me your papers provision to take effect in Georgia.
by Jorge Rivas on July 24 2012, 1:56PM
The Georgia Supreme Court on Monday stayed the execution of a man with an intellectual disability, but not for the reason his case attracted national attention.
by Jorge Rivas on July 23 2012, 2:25PM
The case is making international headlines because Hill has an undisputed intellectual disability.
by Seth Freed Wessler on July 10 2012, 9:49AM
Georgia followed Florida’s example in forcing safety-net recipients to get drug tests, despite the fact that neither law is likely to stand up in court. Why? Because actual policymaking was never the point.
by Seth Freed Wessler on April 18 2012, 9:43AM
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal approved a bill on Monday evening that will soon require all applicants to the state cash assistance program to pass a drug test.
by Julianne Hing on March 30 2012, 3:18PM
The bill, which also included HB 56-like provisions that would have blocked immigrants’ access to basic utilities, died.
by Julianne Hing on March 7 2012, 9:47AM
Latino and Asian immigrants are the fastest-growing segments of the South, but their voting power still lags.
by Jorge Rivas on March 6 2012, 3:15PM
On Monday the Georgia Senate passed a bill that would ban undocumented students from Georgia’s 60 public colleges.
by Jorge Rivas on January 26 2012, 3:13PM
Georgia is the second state, after South Carolina, to enact a ban on undocumented students at public colleges.
by Jorge Rivas on January 10 2012, 12:25PM
Sherri Shepherd calls it what it is, racism.
by Jorge Rivas on January 10 2012, 8:03AM
Nine third-grade math teachers in Gwinnett County, Georgia sent a class of mostly black and Latino students home with questions about beating slaves and picking fruit.