Georgia Teacher, Family Desperate to Get Home from China as Coronavirus Spreads, Claim U.S. Embassy Has Offered Little Help — Atlanta Black Star

Rapid spread of the coronavirus has stoked fear across the globe, especially in China where the deadly outbreak began and has sickened more than 77,000 people in a matter of months. 519 more wordsGeorgia Teacher, Family Desperate to Get Home from China as Coronavirus Spreads, Claim U.S. Embassy Has Offered Little Help — Atlanta Black Star … Continue reading Georgia Teacher, Family Desperate to Get Home from China as Coronavirus Spreads, Claim U.S. Embassy Has Offered Little Help — Atlanta Black Star

Two Black Men Charged in Case of ‘Irate’ Man Who Reportedly Refused to Leave a Waffle House but Instead Spewed N-Word and Fought, Ending in His Death — Atlanta Black Star

When an “irate” Georgia man reportedly used a racial slur during an alleged fight with two Black men at a Waffle House, he ended up shot and killed and the other men charged in his death. 341 more wordsTwo Black Men Charged in Case of ‘Irate’ Man Who Reportedly Refused to Leave a Waffle House but … Continue reading Two Black Men Charged in Case of ‘Irate’ Man Who Reportedly Refused to Leave a Waffle House but Instead Spewed N-Word and Fought, Ending in His Death — Atlanta Black Star

Why Did a Georgia School District Ban This #1 Bestseller About Race? — The Root

A Georgia school district has blacklisted a bestselling book for teens dealing with race, police brutality, Martin Luther King Jr. and the glare of the white gaze, effectively banning the book from the district’s libraries, curriculum and students who want to learn about race, police brutality, Martin Luther King Jr.… Read more...Why Did a Georgia School … Continue reading Why Did a Georgia School District Ban This #1 Bestseller About Race? — The Root

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

Black Police Officer Says He Was Forced to Resign, Told He Was a ‘Disgrace’ to Uniform After Wearing an Afro Wig — The Root

A Georgia police officer is calling out Dekalb County Sheriff Jeffrey Mann after being forced to resign just three days before his retirement. The offense? Wearing an Afro-wig while he was posted outside a courthouse, directing traffic. Read more...Black Police Officer Says He Was Forced to Resign, Told He Was a 'Disgrace' to Uniform After Wearing … Continue reading Black Police Officer Says He Was Forced to Resign, Told He Was a ‘Disgrace’ to Uniform After Wearing an Afro Wig — The Root

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