Athens News Matters for November 19, 2021
This week on Athens News Matters, Chris Shupe sits down with vaccine expert Dr. Ashley Hannings to clarify what you need to know about booster shots, as well as whether parents should delay vaccination for their children. GPB's Grant Blankenship gives the latest developments on the unsolved 75-year-old tragedy that is the Moore's Ford Lynching. Alexia Ridley sits down with researcher Amanda Giordano to discuss the darker side of Instagram and the platform's connection with self-destructive behavior (Please note this story references self-harm, suicide, and other topics that may not be suitable for all listeners). A story on the COVID-19 induced "Zoom fatigue" and the answer to this modern ailment. Chris Shupe sits down with LeAnn Howe to discuss the new documentary Searching for Sequoyah which is about the Native American scholar and leader of the Cherokee Nation, Sequoyah. Our panel disucesses the latest in local redistricting and the rest of the week in news and politics.