Interview: Tennessee State Redistricting

Tennessee’s General Assembly is beginning a redistricting process that will impact both the state legislature and federal congressional districts. WUOT’s Chrissy Keuper spoke with Tennessee House Speaker Cameron Sexton and Lieutenant Governor Randy McNally about what’s involved in that process. TN House Select Committee - Redistricting

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Losing Home: Urban Renewal and Black Neighborhoods

A WUOT News series examining the effects of urban renewal on Knoxville's Black neighborhoods

The Queen's Gambit on Netflix won over tens of millions of viewers last year, triggering a national run on chess sets and making an instant icon out of its fictional protagonist.

Updated September 18, 2021 at 2:25 PM ET

Hundreds of people turned up for a far-right rally at the U.S. Capitol on Saturday, amid a heightened security presence by the U.S. Capitol Police and other law enforcement agencies.

The event, which was a protest of the ongoing arrests and detention of people accused of participating in the Jan. 6 insurrection, also drew throngs of journalists and counterprotesters.

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Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers, filmmakers, actors and musicians, and often includes excerpts from live in-studio concerts. This week:

Banjo Player Béla Fleck Returns To His Bluegrass Roots On A New Album: Perhaps the most famous banjo player in the world, Fleck dedicates his new album, My Bluegrass Heart, to his late musical heroes, Tony Rice and Chick Corea.

If you are old enough to remember the Bill Clinton-Monica Lewinsky scandal, there's a good chance that a lot of what you remember are the prurient details, as recounted in the Starr Report.

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