Amanda Andrews is a general assignment reporter and Georgia Today newsletter writer for GPB News. She previously worked at KUNC as a Morning Edition producer and backup host.
Historically, rigid beliefs of who gets to make art have meant some avenues of self-expression have been considered out of bounds for Black artists. Now, a new generation of Atlanta punk creatives are pushing back against those expectations.
The children of civil rights activist Marion King are seeking justice for their mother, who suffered police violence against her in 1962 that they say resulted in a miscarriage.
Protests continue at Georgia State University over the lack of mask or vaccine mandates on campus.
This year’s statewide campaign phrase for the United Campus Workers of Georgia is “Stop the Spread.” It’s part of the group's mission to address the University System of Georgia’s relaxed COVID-19 policies — and members at Georgia State University held a protest Monday.
School districts are struggling to get students back to class due to an ongoing bus driver shortage.