Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms explains why she won’t seek 2nd term (video)

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, who was elected to lead the city in 2017, announced Friday, May 7, 2021, that she will not seek a second term. During a 40-minute news conference, Bottoms said her decision to not run for re-election was a “very difficult one” not made in haste but after “thoughtful prayer and […]

Jacob York, Jay Carter discuss millennial effect on the future of Atlanta

At the RIDE Conference 2017 Culture Creators Explain: Disruption panel session featuring Electric Republic CEO Jacob York, faith leader Charles Jenkins, author and community leader Steven Canal, and One Music Fest founder Jay Carter, the aforementioned stressed the importance of sending a tidal wave of disruption to break the mold and dominate your respective industries. […]

Kwanza Hall raises the most money of all Atlanta mayoral candidates

In his bid to become Atlanta’s 60th mayor, Kwanza Hall raised $309,000 during the quarterly reporting period that ended March 31, 2017. To the surprise of all the other candidates, the three-term Atlanta City Councilman for District 2 is a relative latecomer to the mayoral campaign and he’s managed to out raise everyone during this latest period. […]