Keisha Lance Bottoms

[RECAP] EBONY’s 2018 Women Up Brunch in Atlanta

[RECAP] EBONY’s 2018 Women Up Brunch in Atlanta

by Christina Santi   Sep 21, 2018

Last Saturday, EBONY’s Women Up series made a stop in Atlanta to celebrate women of color making herstory in business and tech through their... Read More

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, ICE

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Orders Jails to Reject ICE Detainees

by Teddy Grant   Jun 21, 2018

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms signed an executive order on Wednesday banning the city’s jail from receiving new detainees of the U.S. Immigration and... Read More

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, ICE

City of Atlanta Under Ransomware Cyberattack

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 23, 2018

The city of Atlanta’s computer network was hacked recently by cyberattackers demanding an unnamed ransom amount. The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security... Read More

T.I. & Killer Mike Join Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ Transition Team

T.I. & Killer Mike Join Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ Transition Team

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 12, 2018

Atlanta’s new Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Thursday that her transition team will include two rappers who’ve proven themselves to be abreast of the... Read More

Keisha Lance Bottoms is No. 1 on ‘Inspiring Women to Watch’ List

Keisha Lance Bottoms is No. 1 on ‘Inspiring Women to Watch’ List

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 05, 2018

Recently elected Atlanta city Mayor, Keisha Lance Bottoms, has topped Inc. magazine’s list of  “18 inspiring women to watch in 2018.” The national weekly magazine... Read More

EXCLUSIVE: Keisha Lance Bottoms Talks Atlanta Mayoral Race & The Political Power of Black Women

EXCLUSIVE: Keisha Lance Bottoms Talks Atlanta Mayoral Race & The Political Power of Black Women

by Jessica Bennett   Jan 04, 2018

Following an intense campaign, Atlanta mayor elect Keisha Lance Bottoms was finally able to bask in the glory of her hard-earned victory this Tuesday,... Read More

Atlanta Votes to Continue 44-Year Streak of Electing Black Mayors

Atlanta Votes to Continue 44-Year Streak of Electing Black Mayors

by Zahara Hill   Dec 06, 2017

For 44 years, Atlanta has elected Black men and women to oversee their Black mecca. On Tuesday, the city voted to continue this legacy... Read More