Commentary Archive

Title Issue
Neely Young: Strength And Diversity

Neely Young: Strength And Diversity

America is known for its diversity, and Georgia is fast becoming one of the most diverse states in the country. But perhaps we’re not so different after all.

February 2014
Business Casual: Business Clout, Civic Pride

Business Casual: Business Clout, Civic Pride

The tradition of business leaders leveraging their economic power to bring about public good is still strong in Atlanta, due in part to the city’s willingness to get newcomers involved.

February 2014
Georgia View: Saving Our Counties

Georgia View: Saving Our Counties

While it’s easy to locate efforts to Save the Whales, Save the ‘Hooch,’ preserve historic buildings or any other number of causes, where is the call to Save Our Counties?

February 2014
Economy: Prospects For The A-Team

Economy: Prospects For The A-Team

Atlanta, Athens and Augusta are seeing recoveries fueled in part by new manufacturing projects, the healthcare sector and higher education.

February 2014
Sustainable Georgia: Surf's Up

Sustainable Georgia: Surf's Up

For Georgia’s coastal communities, climate change is no myth. A projected 3.2-foot rise in ocean levels will shift the coastline inward by half a mile, but there are solutions to combat rising sea levels.

February 2014
Sustainable Georgia: Water Watch

Sustainable Georgia: Water Watch

Another water war with Florida, in the form of a lawsuit that’s been filed with the Supreme Court, could last another expensive 10 years, a water official warns.

January 2014
Economy: Golden Rules

Economy: Golden Rules

In the interest of economic development, retiree recruitment makes good sense for some of Georgia’s rural areas.

January 2014
Georgia View: An Inconvenient Senator

Georgia View: An Inconvenient Senator

If the Don Balfour of 1991 were to meet the Senator Balfour of 2013, he might see a bloated and well-past-his-prime incumbent ripe for the picking.

January 2014
Business Casual: The Children's Hour

Business Casual: The Children's Hour

Couldn’t someone have made a few waves or rocked a couple of boats in the interest of saving two young lives?

January 2014
Neely Young: Wishing And Hoping

Neely Young: Wishing And Hoping

A legislative wish list that starts with help for not-for-profit hospitals and ends with hope for a calm and productive session.

January 2014
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