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1:26 am
Fri February 16, 2007

The American Dream and the Minimum Wage

Memphis, TN – America is a land full of big spaces, big characters, big ideas and big contradictions. In the land of plenty, one might not expect to find people struggling over the issue of a minimum, or even, a living wage. Sarah Ledbetter explores the possibility of the American Dream through the lens of the current debate on raising the minimum wage.

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7:12 am
Fri February 9, 2007

One Word: Lover

Memphis, TN – Murray Franklin Hudson of Dyersburg, Tennessee interviews his first cousin once removed Celeste Annabelle Hardy Wray about how she wants to be remembered.

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Mid-South News
4:01 am
Fri February 9, 2007

Community Comes Out To Support the Greening of Greater Memphis

Memphis, TN – To access the Greening Greater Memphis webpage and manifesto, go to www.greeninggreatermemphis.org/

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Mid-South News
10:57 am
Wed February 7, 2007

Greening Greater Memphis

Memphis, TN – Memphis is known for its parks, the Mississippi River and its hardwood trees. A group of envirnomental and recreational organizations have come together to help turn Memphis into a "great" city by connecting parks to potential greenways throughout the city.

Alex Garvin, Yale Professor of Urban Planning and Management is the keynote speaker at the Greening Greater Memphis event on Thursday, February 8, 2007 at the Memphis Botanic Gardens.

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7:10 am
Fri February 2, 2007

From That Day On, I Went To School

Memphis, TN – Beverly Guest Kirkwood interviews her sister-in-law Lillian Lajuana Walker who was a child during the Civil Rights Era in Memphis about the privilege of going to school.

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