Atlanta

Atlanta: ‘What’s the Call? Free them all!’

Atlanta The defense committees for Mutulu Shakur, Imam Jamil Al-Amin (formerly H. Rap Brown) and Kamau Siddiqi, three Black liberation…

June 17, 2022

Atlanta Apple store workers move to unionize

Atlanta April 27 — Shock waves were no doubt felt at tech giant Apple headquarters when workers at the Cumberland…

April 27, 2022

Atlanta Activists demonstrate to legalize rent control

Atlanta About 200 people marched here April 2 to support legalization of rent control and to protest rapidly rising rental…

April 7, 2022

Homeless union forms in Atlanta

Atlanta On the evening of July 4, the federal holiday known as Independence Day, an encampment of 15 or more…

July 14, 2021

Atlanta residents fight eviction

About 100 people, mostly from the Peoplestown neighborhood in South Atlanta rallied at City Hall on Dec. 16, protesting the…

December 19, 2019

Atlanta grand jury fails to indict killer cop, again

For the second time, a Fulton County grand jury failed to indict a Union City cop in the shooting of…

August 16, 2015

Fighting for $15 minimum wage in the South

Atlanta -- With fists pumping in the air, some 500 low-wage workers from across the South filled the sanctuary of…

March 30, 2015

Tennessee students fight low pay

The United Students Against Sweatshops 2015 conference at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville did more than talk. Hundreds of marchers…

March 15, 2015

Atlanta cop kills 911 caller

Atlanta -- Kevin Davis’ family and friends are in disbelief and sorrow. How could police have shot and killed Davis,…

February 2, 2015

Resist killer cops in 2015

The end-of-the-year holiday season in the United States did not slow down the “Black Lives Matter” demonstrations demanding justice for…

January 5, 2015