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Thousands could mark anniversary of civil rights clash in Selma

...the bridge where voting rights marchers were beaten in...1965, to seek the right for blacks to register...passage of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, which opened Southern...we didn't have the right to vote," said Faya...and the National Voting Rights Museum on the opposite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-01-24/thousands-could-mark-anniversary-ci
Atlanta university students research 'cold case' killings from civil rights era

...uncover and understand deaths tied to race during the civil-rights era. Since 2011, students at the Atlanta university have pored...encourage people to submit other cases to the Georgia Civil Rights Cold Case project.The project isn't focused on 'solving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-24/atlanta-university-stu
Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...was going to die. I told him everything was going to be all right," said Mr. High, 43, as he lay strapped to a gurney. But...Nora Moye, a protester who also is a spokeswoman for the human rights group Amnesty International. "But as much as they're suffering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/07/met_324670.shtml
Metro | The Augusta Chronicle

...Adcox By Kathleen Foody Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 Rant to all the cars whose drivers exit from Bobby Jones using the right lane only to cut you off to make a left turn onto Marks Church Road. Pay attention, please. News comes in all shapes and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/metro
Braves: Comparing contact rates for new players

...a roster spot for Stephen Drew. Perez is a 24-year-old right-handed hitter with 26 major-league games of experience...left-handed reliever. ANOTHER CARPENTER: The Braves signed right-handed reliever David Carpenter to a minor-league deal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-01-25/braves-compa
City Ink | The Augusta Chronicle

...city department heads in the crosshairs of Augusta Commission members make it through December, everything's gonna be all right. Otherwise it will be pink slips in Christmas cards. Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014 I got up and out of my sickbed so I could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink
Rants & Raves

...TO ALL THE cars whose drivers exit from Bobby Jones using the right lane only to cut you off to make a left turn onto Marks Church...the turmoil. What a shameful way to tarnish his legacy. The right thing to do is to offer up both the Bible and Nobel Peace Prize...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-24/rants-raves
Shades of 'Selma': Georgia still fighting battles for religious liberty

...Congress on his promotion of voting rights legislation. President Johnson...who adamantly opposed equal rights for African-Americans in the...ability to rise to the battle for rights was based on his strong faith...certain subjects.They have the right to disagree with those who believe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-25/shades-selma-geo
Highway robbery

...childhood taunt "finders keepers, losers weepers" never was right.But it's rarely been this wrong.Forfeiture laws that allow...actions solely against property, which has no individual "rights."Thus, the taking of property is infinitely easier.Holder's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-25/highway-robbery
Pavey: Georgia Guidestones are one of strangest backroad attractions

...internally resolving external disputes in a world court.""Avoid petty laws and useless officials.""Balance personal rights with social duties.""Prize truth ? beauty ? love ? seeking harmony with the infinite.""Be not a cancer on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2015-01-24/pavey-georgia-