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The Gantt Report

By Lucius Gantt

      I’m a “Grady baby”. That is what Atlantans call themselves that were born in Grady Hospital.

Atlanta, Georgia is my hometown. I was so happy to go home and be closer to my son and daughter that live in different city suburbs. I was almost as happy as a gay Mayor in Boys Town might be!

However, the Atlanta I moved back to was not like the Atlanta that I left to go to graduate school and to further my media and political career.

Growing up, everybody knew the A...