Tag: Memphis

Yes, it IS Memphis, Stupid!

Smart City Memphis is on fire this morning, and we are right there with them: More and more, regionalism is a distraction from the things that really matter for cities.  That’s certain the case in Memphis, and it’s why we’re…

Morning Coffee – Fight Club

We talk about Twitter quite a bit here on STP. As we all live in west Tennessee, it’s an easy way to follow not only breaking news such as the flooding from earlier this month, but what’s going on in…

A Bad Day For Memphis City Schools

From the Commercial Appeal: Nearly 600 jobs, including 400 part-time teacher’s aides, will be lost as Memphis City Schools comes to terms with the funding shortfall that has shadowed it since the City Council cut funding two years ago. On…

We Are All Tennesseans

In West Tennessee, the damage that has occurred and is over several counties, is wide-spread. Here at Speak to Power, we took the advice of one thoughtful blogger who wrote an excellent post that said this: Blogging to get the…