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A flavor out of favor: Dog meat fades in South Korea

...the dish of shredded dog meat and vegetables in hot red soup, believing it gives strength to bear the heat.Animal rights activists protest nearby, urging people not to eat man's best friend. The closure of Oh's restaurant, dubbed by a local newspaper...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/food/2014-08-28/flavor-out-favor-dog-meat-fade
The Artside: Artist Activist exhibit explores art for social change

Artist Activist, a group show exploring art as an agent...Liselott Johnsson, the exhibit brings noted activist artists and local and national artists...regular gallery hours through Sept. 5.Activist artist Sue Coe will present a talk Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-18/artside-artist-activi
Schools advocate and community activist Monique Braswell withdraws from school board race

When community activist Monique Braswell was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2013, she didn't let it stop her from holding community dinners, volunteering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-26/schools-advocate-and-comm
Advocates hope 'Big, Gay' wedding in SC's oldest city appeals to businesses' bottom line

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Gay rights activists hope the buzz surrounding a "Big, Gay 'I Do'" wedding celebration in Charleston will show how much money state businesses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-15/advocates-hope-big-gay-wedding-scs-
Apple's stock bounces back to hit a new high

...back its own stock.Cook and the rest of the board increased the amount being spent on Apple's stock under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn, who began accumulating his 0.8 percent stake in the company last summer when the stock was hovering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/apples-stock-bounces-back-
Report highlights ongoing concerns with aging SRS infrastructure

...such as the Salt Waste Pro ces sing Facility and mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility.Tom Clements, an anti-nuclear activist and the director of the government watchdog group SRS Watch, said budget constraints aren't easing, and securing money...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-16/report-highlights-ongoing-co
Medical marijuana used in Augusta, activist says

...maybe hundreds of people in the Augusta area are using marijuana or a derivative to treat ailments, one activist said.Medical marijuana activist Maison Harley said their shadowy use clamors for the state to extend legal protection amid an evolving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-19/medical-marijuana-used-augus
Nuclear activists form new Savannah River Site watchdog group

Veteran nuclear energy activists have formed a new public interest watchdog group to monitor Savannah River Site activities.Tom Clements, formerly of environmental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-03/nuclear-activists-form-new-sa
District 6 runoff could change face of Augusta Commission

In a closely watched race, local activist Ben Hasan faces former Rich mond County Re pub lican Chairman Bob Finne gan in the July 22 runoff to represent District 6 on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-04/district-6-run
Is racism the problem in Augusta's government? No -- it's everything but

...government. I held forth with Metro Courier Publisher Barbara Gordon, Augusta Technical College President Terry Elam and community activist Lori Davis.We all come from different backgrounds and have different life experiences. We don't all share the same age...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-20/racism-problem-a