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Atlanta Public Schools’ Vacant Buildings Trapped in Timenew

The uncertain future and untapped potential of Atlanta Public Schools’ empty buildings.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley and Joeff Davis  |  03-06-2015  |  Policy Issues

Georgia's Deadly Prisonsnew

A legal rights advocacy group wants reform, a congressman wants an investigation, and the family of a dead inmate wants answers.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  07-25-2014  |  Crime & Justice

Portraits of Atlanta immigrantsnew

9 men and women share their voices, their stories.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Joeff Davis and Thomas Wheatley  |  07-03-2014  |  Immigration

A Short History of Georgia's Death Penaltynew

Hangings, electrocution, and lethal injections - and the slow change in attitude about executions.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  02-20-2014  |  Crime & Justice

Bye-Bye, Bravesnew

An inside look at how the stadium deal happened, why the move matters to the city, and what happens next
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Max Blau and Thomas Wheatley  |  11-19-2013  |  Sports

Atlanta Falcons Stadium should do no harm to surrounding communitiesnew

Blank, city, and state have responsibility to not create a sea of asphalt outside new facility
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  11-07-2013  |  Policy Issues

Parking tax in Atlanta? Why not?new

Cash to build transit, bike lanes, and sidewalks won't fall from the sky.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  08-08-2013  |  Transportation

Atlanta steps up on homelessness issuenew

Mayor Kasim Reed has made reducing homelessness a top priority in the wake of state and county failures.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  10-03-2012  |  Homelessness

The Stadium Effectnew

What happens when your neighbor is a multimillion dollar shrine to sports?
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  09-07-2012  |  Housing & Development

Walmart Cometh to Atlantanew

The big-box retailer and progressive’s worst enemy moves closer to the heart of metro Atlanta.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  03-15-2012  |  Business & Labor

Twitter-Friendly Atlanta is Not Fully Wired Yetnew

Atlanta is supposed to be one of America's most wired cities. #Truth?
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  12-01-2011  |  Tech

South Downtown Must be Fixed for Atlanta to Thrivenew

The area south of Five Points was once bustling — what the hell happened?
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  11-03-2011  |  #OCCUPY

Pimp our highway, pleasenew

The Downtown Connector needs a face-lift, but it can't become a facade
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  08-03-2011  |  Policy Issues

Rock You Like a Herman Cainnew

The dizzying rise of Atlanta's best-known black conservative.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Thomas Wheatley  |  07-26-2011  |  Elections

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