Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement respond to Ordinance pulled from Tuesday Agenda Voting Meeting

Immediate Press Release: Septemeber 02, 2016 Athens Anti-Discrimination  Movement (AADM) respond to the Anti-Discrimination Ordinance pulled from Tuesday Voting Agenda Meeting Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement will host a public meeting Wednesday, September 7, 2016, 5-7pm at Athens-Clarke County Library 2025 Baxter St, Athens, GA 30606 to openly discuss the purpose,  concerns,… Continue reading

Anti-Discrimination Ordinance discussed at packed ACC committee meeting

Photo Credit and Meeting Recap Written By Athens for Everyone The anti-discrimination ordinance recommended by the ACC Government Operations Committee fully addresses Bar Admittance issues but is lacking elsewhere and does not contain the requested Human Relations Commission component. The Government Operations committee of the ACC commission is usually sparsely… Continue reading

Follow-up Meeting: Stop the Killing Vigil and Protest

Community members gather to share ideas & to address discrimination in Athens Briana Bivens Education Campaign Coordinator, Athens for Everyone “Okay, let’s start by turning to your neighbors. Introduce yourselves, get to know each other,” said Mokah Johnson of the Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement. This collective display of respect and solidarity… Continue reading

Athens Stop the Killing Vigil and Protest

For immediate Release: Athens Stop the Killing “Vigil and Protest” July 9th-News Alert-Athens Clarke-County Citizens and local community leaders will gather at Athens City Hall 301 College Ave, Sunday, July 10, 3pm to pray and protest against the shooting and killing of Castile and Alton in addition to offer a… Continue reading

What’s Next? Athens Anti-Discrimination March Follow-up

For Immediate Release Wednesday, January 19, 2016 What’s Next? Athens Anti-Discrimination March Recap The Anti–Discrimination March was a success! This march took place in Downtown Athens on MLK Holiday January 18th, 2016. An estimated 400 protesters gathered in the streets to rally against discrimination in downtown Athens, Ga. And it… Continue reading

Athens Anti-Discrimination March

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, January 18, 2016 Local citizens and community leaders will March in downtown Athens to Push for Enforceable Anti-Discrimination Ordinances & Athens Civil Rights Committee On January 18th, 2016 organizers of the Anti–Discrimination March, taking place in Downtown Athens will use  MLK day to march & rally for… Continue reading