George Chidi is a columnist for Decaturish.com. A former staff writer for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and former city councilman for the city of Pine Lake, Chidi also contributes commentary to Fox 5 Atlanta.
VoicesKyle Rittenhouse’s Acquittal Sets a Dangerous Precedent. But That’s Not What Was on Trial.
Jurors are asked to uphold the law as it stands. We don’t ask jurors to make the law. That’s on us.
Atlanta’s Mental Health Problem — and Ours
What kind of a society lets a woman live in her own feces on an iconic Atlanta street corner for five months?
VoicesDefense Attorneys in Trial for Ahmaud Arbery’s Murder Quiz Jury Pool on Racism
Given the racial Rorschach test that is the Arbery death, how do you find jurors who can lay aside their impressions of the case?
The Georgia Prison Guard Shortage Is Killing Incarcerated People
Fewer guards make it harder to monitor interpersonal problems between people in prison — and more dangerous for those who do step in.