June 11, 2020 7:45 AM HomeMorning ReadsMorning Reads – Thursday, June 11, 2020 Morning Reads – Thursday, June 11, 2020 By Jessica Szilagyi Morning Reads 1 Comment A timely court anniversary: on this date in 1993, SCOTUS ruled that people who commit “hate crimes” could be sentenced to extra punishment. Peaches Gov. Kemp on Tuesday’s mess.But CNN says it shows ‘why Governor Stacey Abrams is right.‘The New Yorker took a long form look at voting in Georgia, though.And Stephen Colbert said we ‘tested negative’ for voting in the Peach State.In Cobb, leaders can’t agree on the severity of the mess.“Less bad budget cuts proposed“Renewed effort to eliminate duplicative county police departments.While Athens-Clarke County moves to follow the national conversation.In a Columbus-area shocker…Kennesaw wasted no time ditching the Confederate flag.Will we be the home of the R&B Hall of Fame museum? Jimmy Carter We’ll all be watching for the impact (if any) on the NASCAR fan base.The fall of Confederate statues gives rise to a new type of progressivism.Amazon halts the use of facial recognition software by police for one year.Do federal law enforcement officers need to be added to the conversation, too?…if we’re going for these guys, the answer to the last question is probably ‘yes.’Some numbers indicate 35 million people haven’t receive an anticipated stimulus check. Sweet Tea Southerners want to speak to the manager.What Netflix bingers will look like in 20 years.Designers reveal ‘disease-proof’ jacket. Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrRedditEmailPrint Related About Author Jessica Szilagyi Subscribe Login Notify of new follow-up comments new replies to my comments Please login to comment 1 Comment Oldest Newest Inline Feedbacks View all comments armanidog 29 days ago What do you all think?