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mlb-pulls-2021-all-star-game-out-of-atlanta-due-to-georgias-new-restrictive-voting-law
Major League Baseball Commissioner Robert Manfred announced on Friday that the 2021 All-Star Game will no longer be held in Atlanta.The decision follows an electoral law signed on Wednesday by Brian Kemp, the governor of Georgia, which, according to opponents, disproportionately disenfranchises colored people. This is one of the first concrete responses to the law denounced by executives...
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delta-and-coca-cola-face-backlash-from-republicans-after-opposing-georgia-voting-law
Delta Air Lines and Coca-Cola have been under pressure for two weeks from activists and black executives who wanted the companies to publicly oppose a new law in Georgia that makes it harder for people to vote. On Wednesday, six days after the law was passed, both companies spoke out “crystal clear” against it.Now Republicans are mad at...
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