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AME church to boycott Coca-Cola, other companies unless they attain more to fight Georgia election regulation

(RNS) — The African Methodist Episcopal Church and leaders of other predominantly Shaded Christian groups are threatening to boycott national companies primarily primarily based in Georgia that, the church leaders speak, did now not attain ample to discontinue the passage of a controversial elections regulation in the converse. “We won't and can mute no longer enhance the companies that attain no longer enhance us in our fight to solid our ballots and exercise our freedom,” Bishop Reginald T. Jackson, who heads the African Methodist Episcopal Church’s sixth District of Georgia, mentioned at a press convention on Thursday (April 1), according to the Atlanta Journal Constitution. He demanded companies “commit and act” to fight the regulation, pronouncing he and others will reject the c...