TSD Memphis

Fri04182014

Labor, Civil Rights Leaders Return to Memphis on 45th Anniversary of Dr. King's 'I've Been to the Mountaintop' Speech

"I've seen the Promised Land. I may not get there with you. But I want you to know tonight that we, as a people, will

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Decades After MLK’s Death, Jobs at Risk In Memphis

They rode the streets of Memphis in creaky, dangerous garbage trucks, picking up trash from home after home, toiling for a sanitation department that treated them with indifference bordering on disdain. In 1968 those workers took to the streets, marching with civil rights leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. to demand better working conditions,

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Democrats Decry Georgia GOP Redistricting as Racist

The Georgia General Assembly adjourned the 2013 session last week with the Republicans having flexed their power to impose

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Atlanta Educators 'Perp Walk' Draws National Headlines

This week Atlanta Public School educators did a mortifying "perp walk" to the Fulton County Jail to be booked,

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Police Department That Handled George Zimmerman Case Welcomes New African-American Chief

The Sanford Police Department is looking forward to making drastic changes beginning with a new chief. Cecil Smith, a

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