The New York Times best-selling author and Pulitzer Prize winner David Maraniss says the Trump era holds many similarities with Senator Joe McCarthy’s 1950s Red-baiting period. Maraniss, recently in Nashville on tour for his latest book, A Good American Family, discussed the comparison over coffee with The Tennessee Holler. “There are obvious parallels (between Trump […]
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Sometimes, people do the right things for the wrong reasons. At 10:30 a.m., the Tennessean broke the news Tennessee Speaker of the House Glen Casada had removed Rep. David Byrd as chair of the House Education Subcommittee. Byrd, of course, is the former girls basketball coach accused by several of his former high school players […]
The Tennessee Star, the far-right, Koch Brothers-funded “news outlet” has a problem with women – particularly smart, young women – as evidenced by their recent spree of attacks on Tennessean reporters. In the last week, the Star, which likes to refer to itself as the alternative to Nashville’s daily paper of record, accused the three […]