Community

The Business of Advancing Equality

This editorial was written in collaboration with Chris Lugo, the executive director of OUT Georgia Business Alliance.  In the coming weeks, the U.S. Supreme Court will issue one of the most important rulings...

Spotlights on the Community

Perry/Austin During the COVID-19 crisis, J. Tebias Perry, founder of Spotlight on the Community, (left) and Demarcus Austin (inset)have decided to spotlight persons who are on the front lines and are essential...

An Uncertain Future for Rural Health Care

Even before the pandemic, hospitals in rural areas already faced a mounting crisis. In Georgia, seven rural hospitals have ceased providing inpatient care or closed outright within the last 10 years, accordi...

Georgia Reopens, But Are There Enough Tests?

In the wake of shortages and widespread rationing, COVID-19 tests are becoming more available. But even as the state reopens, only those with symptoms may be tested in most cities. On April 1st the Food and ...