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The Heartbeat Bill: a State of Change for Georgia

By: Michelle Manganiello  Writer A recent phenomenon has Georgians on edge: The Heartbeat Bill. This bill, passed by Governor Brian Kemp, allows abortions to be banned as early as six weeks into pregnancy. The punishment for those who perform an abortion is a minimum of 10 years in prison. The bill instructs doctors to prohibit the abortion once a fetal heartbeat has been detected. Some … Continue reading The Heartbeat Bill: a State of Change for Georgia

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Malls: The End of an Era

By: Michelle Manganiello  Writer If you are from the Alpharetta or Roswell area, you would recognize the words “North Point Mall” anywhere. This is where you got your American Girl doll at the American Girl store, where you made your first bear at Build-A-Bear, or where you met your friends in the food court or on the carousel. This was the place to be if … Continue reading Malls: The End of an Era

I Sound Like Death, I Sound Like Life: The Larry Fisherman Story

Popular hip-hop artist Mac Miller, (born Malcolm James McCormick) passed away on Sept. 7 due to a suspected overdose at the age of 26, leaving behind an incredibly varied career in hip-hop and a legacy characterized as much by his growth as an artist as what Ariana Grande described as “demons he never deserved” that ultimately took his life. Continue reading I Sound Like Death, I Sound Like Life: The Larry Fisherman Story

But There’s Two Sides To Every Story…

Joyner’s music video displays two men opposite sides of a table in a relatively barren warehouse. The man speaking these words? White. The man receiving these words? Black. The voice delivering these confrontational and provocative words? Joyner Lucas, a rapper from Worcester, Massachusetts with a white mother and a black father, and two sides of a heavy coin. Continue reading But There’s Two Sides To Every Story…