Commentary Archive

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Sustainable Georgia: Linking Up In Houston

Sustainable Georgia: Linking Up In Houston

Houston and Atlanta share a big problem: sprawling poverty. The contrast between suburban blight and urban glitz was glaring.

July 2013
Economy: The Banking Outlook

Economy: The Banking Outlook

Businesses need to spend more to improve productivity. As confidence in the economic situation slowly improves, the demand for loans should rise.

July 2013
Georgia View: Making The Most Of Jekyll

Georgia View: Making The Most Of Jekyll

A steady number of Jekyll’s full-time residents and activists clamor against most any type of change or new development on the island.

July 2013
Business Casual: The Glow Of The City Lights

Business Casual: The Glow Of The City Lights

The main factor in getting from wanting a new city to establishing one is economic feasibility – whether or not property taxes can support a city and its services.

July 2013
Neely Young: Shame On Us

Neely Young: Shame On Us

It so happens that people of color think HB 87 targets them. And it does. Georgia is a racially diverse state, and we should be proud of it.

July 2013
Sustainable Georgia: Stepping Up

Sustainable Georgia: Stepping Up

The military’s green movement in Georgia is significant, with programs designed to reduce bases’ impact on our air, land and water.

June 2013
Economy: Retail Rebound

Economy: Retail Rebound

Large retailers will gain at the expense of smaller ones, and discount retailers will gain at the expense of mid-price and luxury retailers.

June 2013
Georgia View: Grading Accreditation

Georgia View: Grading Accreditation

The loss of accreditation can have crippling effects on an institution, the surrounding community and even some students and faculty.

June 2013
Business Casual: Guns And Poses

Business Casual: Guns And Poses

Our views on guns and gun ownership are formed from our life experiences, our upbringing and our personal comfort level – what makes us feel safe.

June 2013
Neely Young: Alive And Well

Neely Young: Alive And Well

Without good, strong newspapers, who is going to look after the interests of everyday citizens? Who will report on the bad guys and celebrate the good guys?

June 2013
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