The Tennessee Holler is an audience-supported progressive news site with a series of active social media feeds that seek to amplify voices throughout Tennessee and YELL THE TRUTH about what’s really happening in our state: @TheTNHoller, @MemphisHoller, @KnoxvilleHoller, @noogaholler, @cvilleholler, @clarksholler, @theboroholler, @mauryholler, @coffeeholler, @tricitiesholler, @harrogateholler… with more to follow.

This quick highlight video of our 2020 in review has a lot of info about us.

We’re a reader-supported group of concerned citizens who love our state, trying to shine a light on what’s going on throughout Tennessee to try to help it become a better place.
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FOUNDER Justin Kanew ran for U.S. Congress in TN-7 in 2018. Justin has been a writer/producer in the entertainment industry for 15+ years, where he was Vice President of Production & Development for National Lampoon, and is an Associate Producer on the new Coming To America sequel with Eddie Murphy. He was a 2-time contestant on The Amazing Race on CBS, and lives in College Grove with his wife Nicole and their family.



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