What We’re Reading – Monday, April 18, 2016

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Elderly Man Fatally Shot in Southwest Atlanta (Barney Simms, former executive at Atlanta Housing Authority)

WTOC television news (CBS Savannah)

http://www.wtoc.com/story/31684663/elderly-man-fatally-shot-multiple-times-in-southwest-atlanta

 

City of Atlanta, MARTA Can Create Transit Model in Age of Micro-regionalism

Saporta Report

http://saportareport.com/city-atlanta-marta-can-create-transit-model-age-micro-regionalism/

 

Demographics Haven’t Shifted Elections in Georgia, Yet

Blogging while Blue

http://www.bloggingwhileblue.com/2016/04/demographics-havent-shifted-elections-in-georgia-yet.html

 

Keith Whitney Signs Off One Last Time

11 Alive television news

http://www.11alive.com/news/local/keith-whitney-signs-off-for-last-time/139726206?a=n

 

“Phantom of the Fox” Passes Away

11 Alive television news

http://www.11alive.com/news/local/phantom-of-the-fox-passes-away/124952418

 

This $147 million school in Atlanta has things yours never did

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (subscription)

http://www.myajc.com/gallery/news/north-atlanta-high-school/gCCmR/

 

Meet the Georgians leading Donald Trump’s minority outreach effort

Political Insider blog, Atlanta Journal-Constitution

http://politics.blog.ajc.com/2016/04/18/meet-the-georgians-leading-donald-trumps-minority-outreach-effort/

 

Black Activism, Unchurched

The Atlantic

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/03/black-activism-baltimore-black-church/474822/

 

One Person, One Vote Wins Surprising Supreme Court Victory

Mother Jones

http://www.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2016/04/one-person-one-vote-wins-surprising-supreme-court-victory

 

Oldest U.S. Senators Accused of Holding Biased Marijuana Hearing

U.S. News & World Report

http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2016-04-05/oldest-us-senators-accused-of-holding-biased-marijuana-hearing

 

Report: 74 percent of billionaire wealth from rent-seeking

Shadow Proof

https://shadowproof.com/2016/03/27/report-74-of-billionaire-wealth-from-rent-seeking/

 

The U.S. Department of Education will Streamline the Student Loan Repayment Process

Think Progress

http://thinkprogress.org/education/2016/04/05/3766457/student-loan-borrowers-reform/

 

Please do not leave a message; why millennials hate voicemail

NPR radio news

www.npr.org/sections/alltechconsidered/2014/10/23/358301467/please-do-not-leave-a-message-why-millennials-hate-voice-mail

 

Boaty McBoatface Wins Poll to name Polar Research Vessel

Guardian (UK)

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/apr/17/boaty-mcboatface-wins-poll-to-name-polar-research-vessel

 

Denying Housing over Criminal Record May Be Discrimination, Feds Say

NPR radio news

www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/04/04/472878724/denying-housing-over-criminal-record-may-be-discrimination-feds-say

 

(END/2016)

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