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The second time #MLK  appears in one of my @Longreads  pieces is in telling the story of Nina Simone’s “MississippiGoddam.”

Quiet at the Mississippi Capitol: Legislators return to work Monday, a day after no protest

GOOD NEWS: mississippi'>South Mississippi small business owner receives Beyoncé, ‘Bey-Good’ COVID-19 relief grant>>

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@JimBridenstine  Saturday night in Mississippi offers a great example of this. It was very cold. He was on stage in a suit, outside, in sub-40° weather. After 22 minutes of a news conference, PIO said OK, I think we're done here. Jim responds, "We're here for them if there are more questions. "

NASA’s rocket charged with taking the agency back to the moon fired its four main engines Saturday afternoon, but the test in Mississippi was cut short after a malfunction caused an automatic abort.

In 1870, America’s first Black senator, Hiram Rhodes Revels, a Republican from Mississippi, was sworn in. "The abuse which had been poured upon him and on his race during the last two days might well have shaken the nerves of any one,” wrote The Times. 

Coronavirus in Mississippi: 1,457 new cases, 3 deaths reported Monday

Patchy freezing drizzle and snow possible this morning, mainly along and east of the Mississippi River. Drive with extra caution this morning and be alert for slippery stretches on untreated roads.

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JUST IN: MSDH is reporting 1,457 new coronavirus cases in Mississippi, along with three additional deaths.


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Little girl sobs for her father after he was taken during the Mississippi ICE raids. She pleads for him to be let go: "I need my dad."

The governor of Mississippi just read a list of 2020 HS graduates during virtual-graduation and someone slipped-in the name "Harry Azcrac" on him...😂🤣😭

When 600 agents were making a show of arresting 680 undocumented immigrants working at Mississippi processing plants, did anyone bother to arrest the employers? Or did they leave them undisturbed in the back room counting their money?

57 years ago today I was released from Mississippi State Penitentiary, better known as Parchman, after being arrested in the Jackson, MS bus station for using a so-called "white" restroom during the Freedom Rides. #goodtrouble 

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Fifty-eight years ago this week, I was released from Mississippi State Penitentiary, also known as Parchman Farm, after being arrested at the bus station in Jackson, Mississippi for using a so-called "white" restroom during the Freedom Rides. #GoodTrouble 

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I stand with the women in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Ohio, Missouri, and everywhere, who have the right to decide what happens to their bodies, as we all do.

The abortion bans in Alabama, Georgia, Ohio, Kentucky, and Mississippi are appalling attacks on women's lives and fundamental freedoms. Women's rights are human rights. We will not go back.

Right now in Mississippi, gay people can be refused service, and trans people can be refused treatment. Mississippi, you deserve better.

The eastern puma has been declared extinct. They were once widespread in every state east of Mississippi river, but have been decimated by humans.

Idaho, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Dakota and Washington—I am once again asking that you get out and vote today. Do it for our kids and grandkids who deserve a habitable planet. Find your polling place here:

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