Black-Owned Supermarket to Sell Products From Mostly Black Farmers Raises $430K — Nappy Newz

https://www.youtube.com/embed/MncP_M_DD2Q?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent The founders of WeBuyBlack and the developers of the first ever Black-owned supermarket that will primarily sell products from Black farmers and other food manufacturers have reached their first financial goal of $425,000 to purchase the property! 13,881 people have contributed to the campaign so far, and the Atlanta-based store will be called Soul … Continue reading Black-Owned Supermarket to Sell Products From Mostly Black Farmers Raises $430K — Nappy Newz

Georgia Prosecutor Condemns Cop Who Focused More on Muscles of Naked Black Veteran He Fatally Shot: ‘He Never Refers to Him as a Human Being’ — Atlanta Black Star

A Black prosecutor said the evidence doesn’t support opposing counsel’s claim that a white Georgia police officer was “scared to death” when he shot and killed a naked Anthony Hill four years ago. 470 more wordsGeorgia Prosecutor Condemns Cop Who Focused More on Muscles of Naked Black Veteran He Fatally Shot: ‘He Never Refers to Him … Continue reading Georgia Prosecutor Condemns Cop Who Focused More on Muscles of Naked Black Veteran He Fatally Shot: ‘He Never Refers to Him as a Human Being’ — Atlanta Black Star

After Shooting, Clark Atlanta Students Fear For Their Safety [VIDEO] — Black America Web

ATLANTA (AP) — The first day of fall semester brought fear to Clark Atlanta University, where students worried about their safety the day after gunshots were fired into a crowd of 200 people outside the school’s library. Four students were wounded by gunfire after an argument broke out between two groups at a block party … Continue reading After Shooting, Clark Atlanta Students Fear For Their Safety [VIDEO] — Black America Web

Atlanta Says NO to Trump’s Racism — Streets of Atlanta

Some pro-justice activists on the Left wonder with all the racism, injustice, cruelty and fascism coming out of the White House why more people are not in the street demanding change. The country’s resistance to fear and hate often starts slow but as more people become aware of the Trump administration’s moral rot and racist … Continue reading Atlanta Says NO to Trump’s Racism — Streets of Atlanta

Neighborhood Association Says Development in Historic Black Community Is ‘Positive’ But Coded Language of ‘New Atlanta’ Triggers Gentrification Fears — Nappy Newz

An Atlanta neighborhood association is defending developers in the hot seat for initially failing to include Black residents in marketing imagery for a development project in a historically black neighborhood. Grove Park Neighborhood Association President TJ Austin said in a statement to Atlanta Black Star Wednesday he just doesn’t think the claims are true based … Continue reading Neighborhood Association Says Development in Historic Black Community Is ‘Positive’ But Coded Language of ‘New Atlanta’ Triggers Gentrification Fears — Nappy Newz

Atlanta cop trying to stop water gun fight flees in drenched shame (video) —

This past weekend, temperatures in Atlanta soared close to the 100-degree mark. As a result, many found ways to cool themselves and enjoy the summer heat with friends. This included a large group of young Black kids picking up water guns and buckets of water for an epic battle in one Atlanta neighborhood. http://indiecentral.us/atlanta-cop-trying-to-stop-water-gun-fight-flees-in-drenched-shame-video/ OMG! … Continue reading Atlanta cop trying to stop water gun fight flees in drenched shame (video) —

Atlanta Turns 7 Acres Of Vacant Land Into America’s Largest Free Food Forest — The Most Revolutionary Act

Atlanta has a large expanse of land, over seven acres, in fact, that wasn’t being used. However, that’s all about to change now as Atlanta’s City Council has just voted in favor of changing all this vacant space into the state of Georgia’s first food forest. After a unanimous vote last Monday, the plans are … Continue reading Atlanta Turns 7 Acres Of Vacant Land Into America’s Largest Free Food Forest — The Most Revolutionary Act