First Slice 7/25/16: How can older civil rights groups help young activists?

Plus, leadership change at Atlanta Beltline Partnership

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he Southern Christian Leadership Conference, the civil rights group once led by Martin Luther King Jr., wants to help support younger groups working to end racial injustice. How can they make the collaboration work?

Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy is planning to develop a 234-acre new urbanism community adjacent to Pinewood Studios in Fayetteville.

a class="wiki external" target="_blank" href="http://www.myajc.com/news/news/local-education/massive-online-school-serves-students-inexpensivel/nr3t3/?ref=cbTopWidget" rel="external">Are students of the Georgia Cyber Academy, one of the country’s largest online schools, getting a quality education?

A Cherokee County man on Sunday told a sheriff’s deputy at church that he had shot his stepson, who had just finished his freshman year at college, earlier that day.

a class="wiki external" target="_blank" href="http://www.myajc.com/news/news/local/desperate-dekalb-commissioner-returns-to-racial-se/nr4b3/?ref=cbTopWidget" rel="external">?Another day, another ridiculous mailer by DeKalb County Commissioner Sharon Barnes Sutton. 

Rob Brawner, a longtime player in the Atlanta Beltline Partnership, will succeed Chuck Meadows as executive director of the project’s fundraising arm.

ICYMI: Soccer in the Streets and MARTA want to install a mini-soccer field at the Five Points station plaza. If it moves forward, it might be the world’s first soccer pitch inside a transit station. 

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