The Movie Biz: Hooray for the eventual return of theaters. Right?

If you’re a movie reviewer — heck, if you’re a movie lover — you want the movie theaters to reopen. And they may — will? — before too long. Christopher Nolan (“Dunkirk,” “Inception,” “The Dark Knight”), a huge advocate of seeing movies at movie theaters, plans to open his newest, “Tenet,” in theaters on July 17.

The thing is, even as an avid supporter of the movie-theater experience, I have to admit there’ve been some seductive arguments for the joys of staying at home…


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The Movie Biz: Hooray for the eventual return of theaters. Right?

Atlanta Hawks call for societal change, understanding

The Atlanta Hawks look to create necessary change — coming together to take a stand against racism and police brutality in the wake of the unlawful killing of George Floyd.

Hawks head coach Lloyd Pierce recently expressed the pain he’s been feeling and touched on his own personal experience as a black man in this country. Pierce also shared conversations that he’s had with his white assistant coaches about accountability and perspective.

“That’s the education that we all have to have,”…


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Atlanta Hawks call for societal change, understanding

Atlanta sports community speaks out against racial injustices

Prominent members of the Atlanta sports community spoke out against the deeply rooted racism in the United States.

Local executives and athletes voiced their concerns after protests, ignited by the murder of George Floyd, spread throughout the city.

The Home Depot co-founder Arthur Blank, who owns the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United, issued a statement over the weekend addressing the recent events that transpired. The protests downtown this past weekend were sparked nearby State Farm Arena and…


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Atlanta sports community speaks out against racial injustices