A Zero-tolerance Proposal

Police cruiser with lights on

A City Council member wants to adopt zero-tolerance policies addressing racism and sexism, though administration officials say measures are already in place.

‘How Do They Talk About It?’

Something Happened cover

A children’s book about a police shooting has come under scrutiny in Knox County schools. We talked to the authors about their intentions.

Taking It to the Streets

Black Lives Matter march 6-5-20

The largest local demonstration yet in the wake of George Floyd’s death brought more than 1,500 people to march from World’s Fair Park to Market Square.

Rock of Rages

Contrasting messages on the Rock at the University of Tennessee's Knoxville campus, on Nov. 10, 2018.

As the University of Tennessee struggles with hate speech on its iconic boulder, the Faculty Senate calls for action.