The Gig Economy

The unemployment rate in the United States has dropped below 5%.  While the unemployment rate in the state of Tennessee is right around 6% according to the US bureau of Labor Statistics.  Many people...

Tennessee Tribune Heartily Endorses Hillary Clinton

Few elections have ever had a bigger disparity in candidacy fitness and suitability than the upcoming Presidential election. This nation has had eight years of a highly intelligent, level-headed and extremely competent individual leading...

Mayor Unveils Designs for Family Justice Center

NASHVILLE, TN — Mayor Megan Barry was joined by Chief Steve Anderson, other Metro officials and community leaders to break ground and celebrate the start of construction on the new Metro Nashville Police Administrative...

Vote on Tuesday!

NASHVILLE, TN — With early voting ending, about half of Tennessee voters cast early ballots. As others wait until Tuesday to select Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump, Nashville’s congressman favors total disclosure of Clinton’s emails. “I...

Brunson, ABC News ‘Person of the Week’

NASHVILLE, TN — Ms. Burnece Walker Brunson, the 101-year-old TSU alumna and member of the 1934-1935 Tennessee A&I College cheerleading squad, is ABC News’ “Person of the Week.” She was featured in World News Tonight’...

A Recognition of Service to Tennessee

To the Nashville Community, The Tennessee Tribune, the only African-American statewide audited newspaper, spotlighting positive achievements of citizens, local and national, on November 1, celebrates 25 years of continuous publishing. During the quarter century, we have...

Tennessee Tribune Plays Major Role in the Community

NASHVILLE, TN — For decades, the news media has played an important role in our city, state, nation and world. At its best, the media helps us keep track of the comings and goings...

Like, Comment and Share: Why Social Media is Important to the Tribune

When The Tennessee Tribune was founded in 1991, the average American had not heard of the internet. Most people had no idea that one day a global system of interconnected computers would change they...

Evangelical or Just Hypocrites?

I am a spirit-filled, evangelical, charismatic, non-denominational, “You want some of this here,” Child of the Most-High God. I also understand what it is to be a Christian and practice the attributes of my...

Trump: Deplorable in Chief…Bigot in Chief…Assaulter in Chief You Decide

Donald Trump is unfit to be the President of the United States. He is also unfit for a few other jobs that I can think of, and without disparaging anyone’s professions, I’ll just leave...