A History of Memphis’ Most Maligned Street “The past is never dead. It’s not even past.” William Faulkner’s famous line, from his 1951 novel Requiem…View More Union Avenue Anthology. Part I, The Plan of Memphis: 1783-1827
A History of Memphis’ Most Maligned Street INTRODUCTION Union Avenue. The very name strikes shudders and grumblings among drivers, pedestrians and business owners alike. Today’s…View More Union Avenue Anthology. Introduction: Whatever Happened to Union Avenue?
A cohesive, book-ended 16-day celebration of unified American Independence starting on June 19th and culminating on July 4th could be something meaningful, for all, to celebrate. …View More An Integrated, United Independence
Whole Child Strategies partners with Neighborhood Preservation, Inc. in a shared commitment to resolving the systemic barriers to equality in Memphis neighborhoods. Feature photo: Student…View More WCS & NPI: Partnering to remove systemic obstacles that affect students’ lives, communities, and families.
By Mark Fleischer, StoryBoard Publisher There’s somethin’ happenin’ here, what it is ain’t exactly clear.There’s a man with a gun over there, tellin’ me I…View More For What It’s Worth
“White Allies: Show Yourselves” By Mark Fleischer, StoryBoard Publisher “White allies, show yourselves.” “White people need to be speaking to white people right now.“ On…View More And what is it that America has failed to hear?
Originally published in September, 2018 By Mark Fleischer It was called The Mother Road. The Will Rogers Highway. The Main Street of America. It was…View More Jim Crow had no borders
As we enter Phase 2 of reopening in Memphis and Shelby County, please reach out via the link at the end of this email if…View More Epicenter’s News You Can Use: This Week’s COVID-19 Small Business Resources
This is the holiday weekend I would look forward to for months. We have a few war veterans in our family who have passed, and…View More What We Miss: Memorializing This Holiday Weekend
*The list so far! The Memphis Music Hub has shared their 2020 list of songs released by Memphis artists so far this year. And, as…View More Memphis Music Hub shares their 2020 list* of songs released by Memphis artists