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8:36 am
Fri January 31, 2014

Tales from the Pen, Music from the Heart

At Prison Stories, inmates gather in a circle of cheap plastic chairs to discuss reading assignments and share stories from their lives.

In exploring the emotionally scarred lives of women prisoners, playwright and preacher Elaine Blanchard creates harmony from tales of discord. 


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STATE OF THE CITY
7:30 am
Thu January 30, 2014

Wharton Outlines City's Future in Address

Memphis Mayor A.C. Wharton described his administration's new focus in four P-words: Potholes, Public Safety, Pensions and Poverty. 


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COMMENTARY
7:30 am
Wed January 29, 2014

Fisher-Price: The Classic Innovator

Credit Andrey Kiselev / fotolia.com

Who's the classic example of an innovative company that develops new products the right way? Fisher-Price


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RADIO ROUNDTABLE
5:44 pm
Fri January 24, 2014

Radio Roundtable: TN Governor Bill Haslam

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam (left) speaking with Behind the Headlines host Eric Branes.
Credit Pierre Kimsey / WKNO

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam talks about the current challenges and opportunities for Tennessee.

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam speaks with host Bill Dries, publisher of the Memphis Daily News, about the upcoming challenges and opportunities for the state of Tennessee, and, specifically, the city of Memphis. 

They discuss economic development opportunities for Memphis, tax incentives, pension plans, and more.

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COUNTERPOINT
6:30 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

Aram Goudsouzian on Race, Politics, and the James Meredith March Against Fear

Goudsouzian's most recent book, Down to the Crossroads: Civil Rights, Black Power, and the Meredith March Against Fear
Credit Aram Goudsouzian

University of Memphis Chair of History and author Aram Goudsouzian talks about the James Meredith March against Fear in June 1966, showing how it really was a crossroads in the Civil Rights Movement.


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