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Next week, we’ll learn the strange, secret history of America's most popular board game, visit Savannah with Samantha Brown and much more. Take a look at what’s coming up!

In Savannah, Samantha visits Congregation Mickve Israel to learn about its deep roots in Georgia, discovers the achievements of the Historic Savannah Foundation in saving the city’s most revered buildings, and more.

On the season 3 finale of All Creatures Great and Small, it’s Christmas at Skeldale. Siegfried has to decide whether to protect Tristan at the cost of River’s welfare. Meanwhile, Mrs. Hall realizes she must face her feelings for Gerald. Tune in to find out how you can make series like this possible and receive a special thank you gift from GPB.

Behind the myth of Monopoly’s creation is an untold tale of theft, obsession and corporate double-dealing. Part detective story, part sharp social commentary and part pop-culture celebration, Ruthless: Monopoly’s Secret History presents the fascinating true story of the game and those who created it. 

As a daughter caring for her terminally ill mother and an “old-new mom” adopting a baby in her 50s, filmmaker Judith Helfand asks: “what do we really want to leave our children?”

Actor and filmmaker Tyler Perry is donating $2.75 million to older homeowners in Atlanta to help keep them in their homes. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Perry reached out to the city a few weeks ago about providing assistance for residents on fixed incomes who could lose their homes as a result of rising real estate taxes. Find out how this week on the Georgia Today podcast. Listen and Subscribe.

Hear how HBCUs are experiencing a renaissance, sparked by the Black Lives Matter movement and the fight for racial justice, and about the unique sound of HBCU bands like Virginia State University’s Trojan Explosion.

Artificial intelligence - and the worry over how students might use it to cheat on their assignments - has become a dominant topic in the news of late. In this week's commentary, Salvation South editor Chuck Reece spends some time with ChatGPT and discovers that when it comes to forming a truly insightful understanding of Southern culture and history, our teachers don’t have much to worry about.

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