How I survived Atlanta’s traumatic snow debacle

Jan. 28 started with a breakfast meeting at Highland Bakery.  I enjoyed turkey sausage and a hot cocoa and then chastised myself for taking too many bites of my seasoned hash browns over a delightful conversation with a sister, friend and colleague. I left breakfast and called one of my girlfriends who questioned my next […]

Georgia’s history of racism should also take blame for Atlanta’s snow debacle

The worst is over, but the damage has been done. As Atlanta slowly returns to normal, citizens and city officials continue to search for answers on how 2 inches of snow completely wreaked havoc on a major American city. While Gov.Nathan Deal, the Georgia Emergency Management Agency, Mayor Kasim Reed and other officials in the […]

National Conference of Black Mayors 2013 opens annual convention in Atlanta

National Conference of Black Mayors 39th Annual Convention commenced in Atlanta riding on the theme “Restore, Rebuild, Renew: Leaving No City Behind.” Just as he did almost exactly one year ago under host Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, the convention will produce an “environment conducive to the understanding and success of the informative workshop modules, influential […]