Karanja A. Ajanaku


TSDRadio Podcast: Supt. Ray talks academic equity for students of color, especially African-American boys


TSDRadio Podcast: Rashad Robinson and ‘Until Justice Is Real’


TSDRadio Podcast: ‘Black Panther’ novelist says, ‘We all need heroes!’

Jesse J. Holland -- whose literary works include "Who is the Black Panther?" -- tells a Memphis gathering that, "We all need heroes!" Setting: 25th Annual African American Male Image Awards presented by Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. and the Hobson-Goodlow Foundation at the...

TSDRadio: A salute to Veterans Day with Clift Dates


TSDRadio: Moving to turn pain into power

"Where Do We Go From Here?" -- TSDRadio: Selected conversations from a media conference (Oct. 25) at Rhodes College shed light on the "Pain Into Power" movement that links families who have lost loved ones in officer-involved shootings or accidents. https://soundcloud.com/tsd-stats/pain-into-power    

SLIDESHOW: ‘GameDay’ vibes

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POLITICS 2019: Easter-Thomas consolidates support of former District 7 candidates

The window for early voting in the Memphis City Council Runoff Election for District 7 had been open about five hours when candidate Michalyn Easter-Thomas and a bevy of supporters made a move crafted to thrust her toward a victory over incumbent Berlin Boyd. The...

Riverview K-8 School welcomes TVA’s helping hands

At some point in the future, the lighting in the athletic locker rooms at Riverview K-8 School likely will mostly go unnoticed. Such is not the case now. Improvements made Monday by the TVA Transmission Team illuminated the lighting need and spotlighted the value of...

Cyntoia Brown-Long & Joy Doss: The ‘Where Do We Go From Here?’ conversation


COMING SUNDAY on TSDRadio on WLOK: Cyntoia Brown-Long

Pivoting off of the release of “Free Cyntoia (My Search for Redemption in the American Prison System),” Cyntoia Brown-Long and Joy Doss, #Access901 columnist for The New Tri-State Defender, recently engaged in a conversation that reflects the importance of learning from experience. Their exchange, which...