The People’s Plaza
Amid an international wave of civil unrest in response to the murder of George Floyd, protestors in Nashville launched a 24-hour peaceful occupation outside the Tennessee State Capitol.
Nashville Christmas Bombing
On Christmas Day of 2020, a man named Anthony Warner parked an RV outside Nashville’s AT&T Building. The vehicle’s speakers blasted Petula Clark’s “Downtown” in between warnings of an incoming explosion. 15 minutes later, it wiped out one of Nashville’s most prominent blocks.