LinkedIn manager Afiya Hosten explains why Black unity is important

Afiya Hosten is all about supporting her loved ones. In the open-air space area of the Fox Theatre in Atlanta, the LinkedIn business operations manager took photos and mingled with peers. Hosten was at the formal event to support Hope Wollensack, one of the honorees at the 2022 Good Trouble Honors. Hosten spoke with rolling […]

DeKalb County recognized at ‘Good Trouble Honors’ for vaccination efforts

The Center for Civic Innovation hosted the 2022 Good Trouble Honors on March 31 at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta. Among the honorees was DeKalb County, Georgia, for their vaccination initiative. La’Keitha Carlos, the chief of staff to DeKalb County CEO Michael Thurmond, detailed the county’s efforts in getting residents vaccinated. How does it feel […]

Civil rights legend John Lewis is the voice in Jon Ossoff’s head and heart

If Jon Ossoff unseats Republican David Perdue in January’s run-off election, the 33-year-old Atlanta native will be the youngest member of the Senate and the only millennial. And he’ll look up to thank one man — his mentor and hero, civil rights legend John Lewis. In an interview with rolling out, Ossoff said Lewis has […]