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“We’re the underdog in this fight”: activist Mary Hooks on ‘Stop Cop City’ and people power

Over the past decade, activist Mary Hooks has witnessed Atlanta’s political winds shift considerably. Hooks, 41, is the spokesperson for the Stop Cop City coalition and the national field secretary for the Movement for Black Lives. The longtime Atlanta resident says a radical Black left-wing movement didn’t really exist in 2012, when she joined Southerners […]