Standing Up to the State

"After attending the delightful City Council meeting in which Mayor Madeline Rogero announced the unanimous support of the Council for Knoxville's inclusive non-discrimination [hiring] ordinance—to a standing ovation!—I think what Knoxville needs is to put a few of its progressive-thinking Council members into the state Legislature."

—Karyn Storts-Brinks, high school librarian and gentle but pervasive rabble rouser