195 episodes

A podcast from The Tennessee Holler (www.TNHoller.com), a user-supported site lifting up progressive voices and fearlessly shining a light on injustices throughout Tennessee.

The Tennessee Holler Podcast The TN Holler Podcast Network

    • News
    • 4.4 • 55 Ratings

A podcast from The Tennessee Holler (www.TNHoller.com), a user-supported site lifting up progressive voices and fearlessly shining a light on injustices throughout Tennessee.

    The Innocent Man Rep. Burchett Falsely Accused

    The Innocent Man Rep. Burchett Falsely Accused

    Denton Loudermill, the innocent man Rep. Tim Burchett falsely accused of being a Kansas City shooter then didn't delete the post for 4 days, joins us to discuss.


    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tennessee-holler/message

    • 5 min
    On Rep. Johnny Shaw's Comments About the Justins

    On Rep. Johnny Shaw's Comments About the Justins

    Kanew weighs in on the article in the Tennessee Lookout that features some less than fully supportive comments about the Justins by Rep. Johnny Saw, a fellow Democrat, who says they are causing "confusion" - but in reality seems to be the one lacking clarity by supporting Sexton's draconian rules.


    Subscribe and Support: www.TNHoller.com


    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tennessee-holler/message

    • 15 min
    MSU Education Policy Professor JOSH COWEN On Lee's Voucher Scam

    MSU Education Policy Professor JOSH COWEN On Lee's Voucher Scam

    Josh Cowen, a Michigan State professor who studies education policy, uses actual data to explain why Governor Lee's voucher scam is bad for Tennessee schools, and kids. He just wrote an op-ed in the Tennessean you can read here.


    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tennessee-holler/message

    • 19 min
    Williamson County School Board Member ERIC WELCH (Republican) On Lee's Voucher Scam

    Williamson County School Board Member ERIC WELCH (Republican) On Lee's Voucher Scam

    Eric Welch, a Republican school board member from Williamson County, joins to talk about why Governor Lee's private school vouchers are a terrible idea, and will hurt Williamson County in many ways.



    On Lee's claim it won't hurt public school budgets: "Don't piss on my head and tell me it's raining."


    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tennessee-holler/message

    • 25 min
    "Core Civic And Privatized Prisons Are A Cancer" (TDOC Hearing Highlights)

    "Core Civic And Privatized Prisons Are A Cancer" (TDOC Hearing Highlights)

    Even after another scathing audit TDOC was just extended 3 years and will continue to contract with Core Civic. Listen to HIGHLIGHTS from the hearing yesterday.



    Rep. Clemmons says "Core Civic And Privatized Prisons Are A Cancer" and points out TN by law is only supposed to have 1 in the state, but Core Civic found a loophole.



    Meanwhile an assistant commissioner explains away high prison guard rape numbers by saying they really just start relationships with inmates.



    Core Civic has spent over $3 million buying support from legislators, mostly Republican.


    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tennessee-holler/message

    • 8 min
    "THE BONER AWARDS" with Nashville Scene Editor D. Patrick Rodgers

    "THE BONER AWARDS" with Nashville Scene Editor D. Patrick Rodgers

    Nashville Scene Editor D. Patrick Rodgers joins us to talk about their BONER AWARDS - a wild trip down memory lane, and a recap of some of the TN GOP supermajority's wild behavior.


    ---

    Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/tennessee-holler/message

    • 12 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
55 Ratings

55 Ratings

Poppyseedrescued ,

More!

So sad to see that podcasts are few and far between. Since Democracy is declining under Supermajority GOP, the Tennessee Holler staff is at greater risk to call out the injustices rampant in our legislature.

maa1235 ,

Tennessee truths

Thanks for keeping this Coloradan raised in Tennessee up to date on local happenings so I can educate my family and friends. I love the Tennessee Holler for all their advocacy. Keep up the good work!

cmk219 ,

Disappointed

Political driven alarmism promotes agendas over facts.

Top Podcasts In News

The New York Times
NPR
Crooked Media
The Daily Wire
Becker's Healthcare
Tucker Carlson

You Might Also Like

The Next Level
The Bulwark Podcast
The Daily Beast
The Lincoln Project
Resolute Square
iHeartPodcasts