The Sights and Sounds of an Atlantan Ramadan

  |  Topic: Culture, Identity, My Story, Religion
Written By: Maya Martin
Mosque at Ramadan by Maya Martin

I wanted to spend the last week of Ramadan reporting on what I saw, heard, and tasted. I wanted to shine a light — a miles-wide, fluorescent, neon floodlight — on the positive that is evident every day to me in my community. I reported on Ramadan while remembering that no photo or soundbite can document the vastness of Islam in Atlanta.

Global Warming: Summer In The Winter? Sounds Awesome, Right? Not So Much.

  |  Topic: Environment, My Story, Opinion
Written By: Kamaya Brantley
Infographic Vox

My teacher dedicated a large portion of the year to global warming. I found myself bored by her lessons at first, ignorantly thinking of them as repetitive and irritating. And then, I really started paying attention as I noticed some changes in the real world.