Friday, December 15, 2017
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Where You Live Can Make You Poor

A child born poor in the South has a much better chance of dying a poor adult than a child born in New England

30,000 New Nuclear Jobs on Georgia’s Mind

Waynesboro, Georgia's unemployment is 9.7%, relief on the way... maybe.

Black Migration to Suburbs Raises Redistricting Concerns

New census figures reveal that a significant number of African-Americans in the last decade moved from clustered inner cities to nearby predominantly white suburbs. According...

Popeyes: Why I Like Annie the Chicken Queen

It turns out that I am not the only person who has a notion that Popeye’s Southern Fried Chicken’s advertising campaign exploits historical racial stereotypes to sell chicken.

Southern Lawmakers Having Secession Flashbacks

Concerns over “secession” talk are justified considering the history behind the most deadly war ever fought by Americans and on American soil. Not to say we’ll be witnessing any type of domestic armed insurgency any time soon, but it’s worrisome to hear elected officials toy with volatile political language during times of economic downturn. It’s interesting that no one has called for an investigation into Rep. Wamp’s (R-TN) comments, considering he’s taken an oath – as a federal officeholder – “ … to protect and defend the Constitution.” Should Wamp give up his seat?