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Forgiveness of Charleston church shooter prompts discussion

...they lived in love, and their legacies will live in love. So hate won't win," said Alana Simmons, granddaughter of Emanuel...during Sunday services at Atlanta's Ebenezer Baptist Church."Hate won't bring my mother or brother back. It would only destroy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-04/forgiveness-charleston-church
What is it?

...year model since it appeared in the movie Goldfinger."Very nice car and a really, really nice collectible today. I would hate to restore one of these at today's prices."Lamar wins a small prize from The Augusta Chronicle. Other readers identifying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-07-03/what-it
Smear merchants

...by and hear and see our country, our values, our integrity and our humanity be slandered and defamed by smear merchants who hate their country.In the blindness of their hatred, they utterly refuse to see anything good in that flag, or in the nation and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-03/smear-merchants
Rants & Raves

...under the Affordable Care Act. RACE-BASED HATE crimes are committed when one member of the human race hates another member of the human race and commits...Pretty much, all crimes are race-based hate crimes. WHAT A FRIGHTENING statistic where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-30/rants-raves
Michaux: Sports voices prominent on flag issue

...battlefield. This is about correcting a wrong and removing a symbol of hate.In the days since a racist white man walked into a historic...flag can kid themselves all they want that it's "heritage not hate," but that's not how anybody else views it. The battle flag's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/scott-michaux/2015-07-02/michaux-sports-voic
Report finds church fire in Greeleyville, S.C. was caused by lightning

...only three of which appear to be arson. So far, no evidence of hate crimes has publicly surfaced.Investigators have found no potential...intentionally set, and some fraction of those were later deemed hate crimes. Those figures on fires at religious structures include...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-02/report-finds-church-fire-greeleyvil
Norris: People of faith can heal nation

...be made ... for kings and all who are in high positions. (1 Timothy 2:1-2)Let us affirm that it is more difficult to hate others, even our adversaries and our enemies, when we are praying for them. Therefore, let us commit to pray for each other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-07-02/rev-gene-norris-people-f
Rainbow flag stolen from Metropolitan Community Church

...there are people out there with real darkness in them."He said the church has never experienced vandalism or expressions of hate in the year he has been pastor, and he was not aware of any cases during the 12 years the parish has been on Greene Street...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-02/rainbow-flag-stolen-me
Between humanity and heritage

...alienating potential allies by overplaying their hand.It was the overpowering grace and reconciliation shown after the horrific hate crime at Charleston's Emanuel AME Church that moved many, including this page, to support removal of the battle flag from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-02/between-humanity-and-
A new day has arrived

...debate over the Confederate flag on public property.Let me state for the record: I feel all relics of the past associated with hate and discrimination should not be supported or subsidized by taxpayers. Schools; buildings; and waters and lands of public domain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-01/new-day-has-arrived