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Residential Segregation in Metro Atlanta is Declining

Top of the morning! Happy weekend eve! Here is Your AM Rundown, with news updates in 400 words or less. Get caught up on headlines and other developments you might’ve missed.  Here’s what’s up in Atlanta today:  A Georgia State University study found that metro Atlanta’s residential segregation is on the decline. While neighborhoods, especially […]

Posted inCriminal Justice

When Speech Isn’t Free: Young Thug and Gunna’s Racketeering Case Puts Lyrics on Trial

One of the few areas of the city relatively untouched by gentrification in recent years is Cleveland Avenue, a well-worn street in southeast Atlanta bustling with activity and homegrown culture where longtime residents gather to celebrate Cleveland Avenue Day.  Lately, however, it’s more famously known as the area that shaped and informed much of rapper […]