Athens News Matters for January 28, 2022
This week on Athens News Matters, the team discusses the recent investigation of an Oglethorpe Avenue Elementary staff member who allegedly compared a student's artwork to that of Nazi symbolism. Mayor Kelly Girtz joins the WUGA team to discuss the highly debated redistricting plans for Clarke County. GPB's Grant Blankenship has the story on the US Department of Justice's ongoing Civil Rights investigation of the Georgia Department of Corrections. January is Radon Awareness Month, an expert joins the team to discuss what Radon is and steps you can take to keep your home safe. Journalist Adam Clair sits down with Alexia Ridley to discuss his new book Elephant 6. Our panel discusses the recent issues in local news and politics.