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New PBS Documentary Examines African-American Life Since MLK

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, a two-part, four-hour documentary series hosted, executive produced and written by Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., will premiere on GPB over two...

November 10, 2016

The Long Shadow Of Bobby Jones Set To Putt This September!

Bobby Jones is considered one of the most celebrated athletes of his time. He won the hearts of millions as a young golf prodigy before establishing himself as one of the game’s greatest golfers...

August 29, 2016

Watch The Black Panthers Documentary On GPB

1970's California. The headlights were blinding. I could only hear, not see, the voice booming from the stage below. It was Black Panther activist, Angela Davis. The fear was palpable. Six...

February 16, 2016

Soul Food Junkies | Atlanta's Soccer Scene | Civil War & Southern Health

Soul food is a major staple in Southern culture, particularly among African-Americans. Is it to blame for obesity rates and other health disorders? Plus, Atlanta’s soccer scene is going through some...

January 19, 2016

Active Shooter Training | Making Of Modern Atlanta | Corazon De Dixie

Police departments across the country are asking a very important question: “What more can be done to prevent mass shootings?” Some jurisdictions have started training residents on best practices,...

January 7, 2016

Mercer On Mission | Jimi Hendrix In GA | Get Involved

Jimi Hendrix played one of the most memorable shows of his career in Byron, Georgia in 1970. Footage from that show is now the basis for a new documentary called "Jimi Hendrix: Electric Church." Plus...

August 26, 2015

Politifact | 3 1/2 Minutes | GA Supreme Court | Music Coding

A confrontation over loud music turned deadly three years ago when an African-American teen was shot by a white man. The teen was Jordan Davis, unarmed and originally from Atlanta. The shooter was...

July 1, 2015