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    The Atlanta streetcar was introduced to Atlanta in December 2014 after phasing out since 1949. The streetcar has twelve initial stops. These stops include stops at Centennial Olympic Park, Carnegie at Spring, Peachtree Center, Woodruff Park, Auburn at Piedmont, Dobbs Plaza, King Historic District, Edgewood at Hilliard, Sweet Auburn Market, Hurt Park, Park Place and Luckie at Cone. The waiting stations consist of a bench that could fit approximately 6 people. The Atlanta streetcar is a great commute option for those who need to get around the downtown area which we all know is extremely busy. The streetcar is of no charge. Upon testing the streetcar, there are good things to consider as well as not so good things. What we will decide throughout…

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    Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) officially opened on July 3, 1925, with two 1,500-foot dirt strips set at right angles, and has evolved into the busiest airport in the world today. The complexities that surround airside operations enable the airport to support current flight operations. At the same time, modern facility and system upgrades will boost efficiency and preserve its international ranking. First and foremost, in order for Hartsfield-Jackson to sustain the…

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    steadfastly to rebuild black communities using grassroots politics and community ties. Hope was no stranger to hard work. From an early age, Hope worked full time at organizations like Hull House— a settlement organization founded by Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr dedicated to providing European Immigrants with amenities such as daycare services, libraries, employment and education. Her infectious fervor, innovative thinking and strong leadership skills advanced the field of social work and…

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    tried to save as much of his paycheck as he could. My dad felt the dark side of being a foreigner in America while working for Atlanta Marriott Marquis. He was a banquet server, but the supervisor did not like my dad and made him clean the toilets. He did not give my dad any cleaning tools, so he had to by a brush. When he began to clean the supervisor said to use your hands, so he took him to court and won for harassment. He eventually saved up enough money to buy a gas station, but in order to…

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    A Consumers Republic talks about mass suburbia with readings about the social and economic status that came with living in the suburbs. The chapter also speaks of keeping people of a certain economic or social class together in the late 1950s, while making sure not to let others in who could disrupt the white suburbia. Two major cities, Atlanta, Georgia and Compton, Los Angeles, were cities that both experienced “ White Flight” and the effects following soon after. In the 1950s, Compton was a…

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    Concentrated disadvantage characterized as an indicator depicting the poverty in a specific area or region. The city of Atlanta has always been true to my heart since I have lived near Atlanta my whole life. I occasionally traveled to Atlanta to watch the Hawks play basketball. On the way home from the games, I would notice the numbers of people that stood on the side of the streets sleeping or asking for money. I never understood the whole concept of why such stuff happened in this part of…

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    views, and the way he casually (and constantly) addresses African Americans as ‘niggers’ is evidence to the vicious form of innocence Baldwin talks of. However, the creation of this innocence is because Mr. Head is from a southern rural area, which is hinted to possibly possess (prior remnants, or current) confederate ideologies. The text makes this apparent when he asserts how the last Negro was run out of ‘their’ country twelve years ago (107). The problematic allowance of rejecting, and…

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    According to the Interactive Session on Turner Broadcasting and e-commerce on pages 381-382 of textbook, Information systems in global business today. Management Information Systems (11th ed.), the study reviews Turner Sports New Media, which is the sports division of Turner Media and Turner Broadcasting System, TBS. This paper will discuss the unique features of e-commerce, how the Web enhances the TV business and adds value, why NASCAR TrackPass is a good example of Turner Sports New Media’s…

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    Every day someone is looking for a job. Whether it is through a newspaper, friends, and family or online, it is hard to find a workplace. Not only is job searching hard, but deciding which company to work for is the most important decision of finding a job. Many look for a job in their professional field, but they do not consider the company’s background. Many do not ask about the basic salaries, benefits, and opportunities. Working for a company that is well established with great revenue,…

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    What is the “true” American Dream? How can everyone achieve the American Dream? In past years, the U.S. has had many views upon the American Dream. Like most people in the United States, many have tried achieving the American Dream, but they do not quite know what it is. In the books that the sophomores were required to read, they showed many views of the American Dream. In Huck Finn, it showed that being free to do whatever was the American Dream. In the Great Gatsby, it showed that money is…

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