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Strange Bedfellows for Memphis

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"Common ground" is a feel-good phrase, but a common threat is more likely to bring different groups together as strange-bedfellow coalitions that carry the day.

The late Jesse Helms knew it. Republican political strategist Karl Rove knows it. And some people in Memphis with long memories know it ...

John Branston suggests some strange new alliances that might help Memphis move forward.

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