Carol Anderson

The United States already has one of the lowest voter turnout rates among developed countries. Georgia Secretary of State and Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp is exacerbating the problem by curtailing access to the state’s ballot boxes. Kemp’s state department ...

Hurricane Florence Causes at Least 16 Deaths Hurricane Florence made landfall on Friday morning near Wilmington, N.C., causing mass flooding and power outages for more than 1 million people. At least 16 deaths due to the hurricane have been reported, ...

The election of President Donald J. Trump prompted the media to confront the white working class, whose economic anxieties allegedly secured him the Oval Office. By Nov. 9, 2016, the New York Times had already diagnosed the election, publishing “Why ...

Emory Professors Awarded Guggenheim Fellowships Charles Howard Candler Professor of African American Studies Carol Anderson and Professor of Late Medieval and Renaissance Art History C. Jean Campbell were announced as recipients of the 2018 Guggenheim Fellowships on April 5, according ...

Chelsea Jackson (18C) has been selected as a 2018 Rhodes Scholar, the 20th Emory student and first African-American Emory student to earn the prestigious scholarship. Jackson, a political science and African American studies double major, will head to Oxford University ...

Decatur Votes to Remove Confederate Monuments The Decatur City Commission voted Sept. 18 to support efforts to take down a Confederate monument built in 1908 that stands in Decatur Square, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC).  The decision follows two ...

An Emory professor came under fire for her tweets criticizing the GOP health care plan in response to an update on the condition of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.), who was shot last month at a congressional baseball practice. ...

EMORY — Former Emory Professor of Epidemiology Kevin Sullivan was sentenced by a United States District Court to six-and-a-half years in prison March 1 for possession of child pornography, according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Swiss law enforcement discovered a server ...