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Community Voices: A 'no' vote on amendments would send a message to Nashville

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Community Voices: A 'no' vote on amendments would send a message to Nashville

October 16th, 2014 2:30 pm by Larry French, Community Voices Columnist

Tennessee's elected officials continue to have agendas, usually in opposition to their constituent's way of thinking.

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Spread your Christmas cheer close to home

Spread your Christmas cheer close to home

December 16th, 2014 12:14 pm by Bonnie Simmerman, Community Voices Columnist

"I would rather be asked out right for a donation than have someone use a ploy to get me to give" - Bonnie Simmerman.

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Diversity be damned: A bold legislative wish list for 2015

Diversity be damned: A bold legislative wish list for 2015

December 16th, 2014 12:04 pm by Kenneth D. Gough, Community Voices Columnist

The November election was interesting.

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There is no such being known as the free market

There is no such being known as the free market

December 1st, 2014 11:03 am by Kenneth Gough

"Humanizing the non-human seems to be universal, and not just among the ancients, cartoonists and little children" -Kenneth Gough.

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Remembering the grim fate of Robert Young's trees

Remembering the grim fate of Robert Young's trees

November 24th, 2014 11:50 am by Larry French. Community Voices

Eleven years ago - come December - the war against the trees began. And in less than two years, it was over.

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Food safety tips for this holiday season

Food safety tips for this holiday season

November 24th, 2014 9:44 am by Rebecca Horvath, Community Voices

As consumers, we have no control over potential problems in the processing or packaging of food we purchase.

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Jennie Young: Tennessee abortion amendment is purely a legislative power grab

Jennie Young: Tennessee abortion amendment is purely a legislative power grab

November 3rd, 2014 9:57 am by Jennie Young, Community Voices Columnist

We're all pawns in an ugly game - including our blithely unaware legislators - unless we choose not to be.

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Murvin Perry: Abortion control amendment would correct bad Supreme Court decision

Murvin Perry: Abortion control amendment would correct bad Supreme Court decision

November 3rd, 2014 9:52 am by Murvin Perry, Community Voices Columnist

As what one critic calls the most dishonest political ad continues to air on television - financed with a $1.5 million from giants in the abortion industry, most of it from outside Tennessee - it's time set the facts about Amendment 1 in order.

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Remembering party lines, wall phones and rotary dialing

Remembering party lines, wall phones and rotary dialing

September 29th, 2014 9:59 am by Dan Kyte, Community Voices Columnist

The radio was our main source of communication with the outside world.

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Late night thoughts while listening to 'MacArthur Park'

Late night thoughts while listening to 'MacArthur Park'

September 15th, 2014 2:46 pm by Larry French, Community Voices Columnist

Much like American literature, American music has been shaped, in part, by the history of the country that produced it.

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A few modern updates to 'The Good Wife's Guide'

A few modern updates to 'The Good Wife's Guide'

September 15th, 2014 11:52 am by Cindy DeVane, Community Voices Columnist

A good wife always knows her place.

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