Tag Archives: Mississippi

Open Thread | The Capitol City of Mississippi-Jackson- Is Without Useable Water

The Capitol City of Mississippi- Jackson – is without useable water. This is not by accident. This is by deliberate design. And, I’m going to need the Black Blue Checks, who didn’t open their muthaphuckin’ mouths about Flint, and couldn’t … Continue reading

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A Black Mississippi Judge’s Breathtaking Speech To Three White Murderers

hat tip-POU, Liza From NPR Blogs Carlton W. Reeves, U.S. District Court judge for the Southern District of Mississippi A Black Mississippi Judge’s Breathtaking Speech To Three White Murderers FEBRUARY 13, 201512:54 PM ET Here’s an astonishing speech by U.S. … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Black Opera Singers | Leontyne Price

Happy Hump day; Everyone! Today’s featured artist is Ms. Leontyne Price.  Wiki:   Mary Violet Leontyne Price (born February 10, 1927) is an American soprano. Born and raised in the Deep South, she rose to international acclaim in the 1950s … Continue reading

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PAUL KEVIN CURTIS Charged with Threatening President Obama & Others with Ricin-laced Letters

Paul Kevin Curtis charged with threatening Obama, others with ricin-laced letters Paul Kevin Curtis, 45, is charged with threatening President Barack Obama and others, according to a Thursday news release from the U.S. Department of Justice. He is scheduled to … Continue reading

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African American History: Hiram Rhodes Revels

Hiram Rhodes Revels (September 27, 1827[1] – January 16, 1901) was the first African American to serve in the United States Senate. Because he preceded any African American in the House, he was the first African American in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Mississippi Votes On Fetal “PERSONHOOD” Amendment & New Governor Today

VOTE NO ON “INITIATIVE 26”  Get the states out of our UTERUS!  Do we really want this state MISS-I-SS-I-PP-I and this man to set a precedent for who determines LIFE? Every woman in Mississippi, ESPECIALLY BLACK WOMEN; need to get their … Continue reading

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