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The Resistance: Memphis Activism Sprouts Everywhere

The Resistance: Memphis Activism Sprouts Everywhere

We've planned this cover for a couple of weeks, calling on sources, digging through social media, and going to rallies and marches to find

Carnita Atwater's Hidden History

One woman's battle to preserve Black history — and save her New Chicago neighborhood.
The facade of the New Chicago Community Development Corporation (NCCDC) could be described as forgettable. A two-story, manila-brick building on a sleepy street in

The Memphis Sex Issue

Strippers, sex therapists, , sex in the news, sex in public, sex apps, and more.
For many years, the Flyer did a "Hotties" issue around Valentine's Day. We chose 14 Memphians of various ages, genders, and sexual proclivities and

Good News from Nashville, Bad News from Nashville

Governor Haslam airs a variety of proposals aimed at improving the state’s infrastructure as protesters march outside the Capitol chambers.
NASHVILLE — Tennessee's political situation is beginning to imitate that of the country at large. Just as in Washington the newly inaugurated Trump administration

Larry Clark's Memphis Clown Show

Larry Clark sits on a sofa in his artifact-cluttered Midtown house, leafing through a slender book of old photographs. "What a wild life," he

20<30: The Class of 2017

Twenty young Memphians who are making difference.
Did you see that? That awful year that was 2016? The bad news, untimely deaths, and unexpected results left us sifting through the ashes

Working on Beale

Memphis’ most famous street is “home” for the musicians who play there.
It's a little past 9 p.m. on Beale Street when Gracie Curran starts another set with the High Falutin' Band. The restaurant side of

One Weird Trick

10 ways to a new you in the new year.
We've all seen the ubiquitous internet ads with the headline "One Weird Trick to a Smaller Belly" (or financial success or a larger wang

Downward Cat: Yoga With Kitties


Bike, Pedestrian Projects Win $2.2M in Grants


Trans Equality Rally Planned for Memphis

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Carnita Atwater's Hidden History

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FUNKbrs: @cracko
Yes, Holly Springs MS. I rode a bicycle, so I went through the neighborhood backroads. I saw a Kappa »

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crackoamerican: "saw almost nothing but affluent black people the whole time I was in town. "
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