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A 50-Year March in Time with Young and RFK, Jr

The Tennessee Tribune By Patricia Bates NASHVILLE, TN — Through former UN diplomat Andrew Young, Jr., and environmentallawyer Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., a cleaner, safer world is possible 50 years after the idealism of 1968 ended with the assassinations of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Bobby Kennedy, Sr. “More black […]

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Young and Kennedy Make Historic Nashville Visit

The Tennessee Tribune By Janice Malone NASHVILLE, TN —  Last week, April 18 and 19, Ambassador Andrew Young and Environmental Attorney and Activist, Robert F. Kennedy Jr., were both in Nashville for two key historical events. The International Black Film Festival had a screening of the award-winning film “Andrew Young’s Making […]

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Professor Canoes Up Tennessee River

Times Daily By Russ Corey, Staff Writer FLORENCE — In 1998, Kim Trevathan and his dog, Jasper, embarked on a journey to paddle the entire length of the Tennessee River. An associate professor of writing communication at Maryville College outside Knoxville, Tennessee, he wrote a book about his experience, […]

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    2017 was the greatest year for Tennessee Riverkeeper thus far. Riverkeeper relies on donations from our
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