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Black Man Found Hanging From Mississippi Tree

Black Man Found Hanging From Mississippi Tree

The state NAACP has called for a full investigation.

by Sarah· · News
Mississippi Bill Would Make It Legal For Cops To Enter Homes And Kill Pit Bulls Just Because

Mississippi Bill Would Make It Legal For Cops To Enter Homes And Kill Pit Bulls Just Because

Just having a pit bull or pit bull mix would also give cops the right to search Mississippi residents’ homes.

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‘I Get Paid To Beat Up N*ggers Like You’: Mississippi Cop Fired For Horrible XBOX Rant (VIDEO)

“I get paid to beat up n*ggers like you.” –FORMER patrol deputy Michael Slater.

by Valerie Beaumont· · Current Issues, News
Mississippi’s ‘Jesus Take The Wheel’ Bill Will Allow Church Buses To Be Driven Without Proper License

Mississippi’s ‘Jesus Take The Wheel’ Bill Will Allow Church Buses To Be Driven Without Proper License

Who needs a license when you’ve got Jesus riding shotgun?

by Jameson Parker· · News
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Black Mississippi Judge Throws The Book At White Supremacists In This Powerful Courtroom Speech

In an epic pre-sentencing speech, a black Mississippi federal judge made it clear to the three white murderers in his courtroom that America is getting sick and tired of the hateful “white power” bullsh*t.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Mississippi Police Point Guns At ‘Dangerous’ Six-Year-Old With Autism

Mississippi Police Point Guns At ‘Dangerous’ Six-Year-Old With Autism

When the police are taught that there are no consequences for murder and brutality, they will learn to respond only with murder and brutality.

by Walt Dismay· · News
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Former Mississippi Republican State Senator Switches To Democratic Party Because Of Obamacare (VIDEO)

“We watch these current leaders make excuses for underfunding our schools. We see them refuse to repair and maintain our crumbling roads and bridges. And we stood by while they ignored the twelve thousand dollars pay gap between working women and men.”

by Joe Fletcher· · News
Mississippi Politicians Fight To Name The Bible The Official State Book

Mississippi Politicians Fight To Name The Bible The Official State Book

Mississippi might be the poorest state in the country, but don’t worry, its politicians are working overtime to… make the Bible the state book?

by Jameson Parker· · News
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Mississippi Cop Shoots Roommate In The Head While Showing Off His New Gun

The weapon discharged? Isn’t that kind of like saying ‘The gun shot him?’ I thought guns didn’t shoot people…

by Randa Morris· · News
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Drivers Shout N-Word And Other Slurs At Police Abuse Protesters In Mississippi (VIDEO)

A reporter “…heard many people driving by shouting the n-word and other racial slurs at the group, still they marched on.”

by Frank Minero· · News
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Confederate-Supporting Conservatives Want To Declare Mississippi A Christian State In 2016 (VIDEO)

In what would be a totally unconstitutional measure if it were to pass, conservatives with a fetish for the failed Confederacy are trying to put a ballot initiative before voters in 2016 in an effort to declare Mississippi a Christian state.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Busted! Mississippi Attack Ads Calling Tea Partyers Racists Were Funded By The GOP

Busted! Mississippi Attack Ads Calling Tea Partyers Racists Were Funded By The GOP

Remember those Mississippi attack ads that painted conservative Republicans and tea partyers as racists? Turns out they were funded by Senate Republicans, RedState Editor-in-Chief Erick Erickson has confirmed. The advertisements by All Citizens for Mississippi, which attacked state Sen. Chris McDaniel and painted conservatives as racists, were partly funded by […]

by Kerry-Anne· · News
Mississippi College Republican Chairman Rejects GOP And Joins Democratic Party Over Tea Party Extremism

Mississippi College Republican Chairman Rejects GOP And Joins Democratic Party Over Tea Party Extremism

People continue to leave the Republican Party in droves, and the latest person to do so represents why the GOP is steaming full steam ahead toward extinction.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Mississippi County Gets Civil Rights Lesson From A Harassed Sikh Truck Driver

Mississippi County Gets Civil Rights Lesson From A Harassed Sikh Truck Driver

In a move that Mississippi might be regretting, a Sikh man was arrested and humiliated in the state over refusing to remove religious attire.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
Mississippi Hates Gays More Than It Loves The Free Market (VIDEO)

Mississippi Hates Gays More Than It Loves The Free Market (VIDEO)

Pat Newton used to run an LGBT friendly bar in Shannon, Mississippi, and when she tried to reopen it recently, found herself faced with discrimination.

by T. Steelman· · News
Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant Says Working Moms To Blame For Downfall of Education (VIDEO)

Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant Says Working Moms To Blame For Downfall of Education (VIDEO)

According to Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant (R) education started to go down hill once women started working to support their families. During a Washington Post Live event Gov. Bryant was asked, “How did America get so mediocre?” regarding education. He responded, “I’m gonna get in trouble if I… you want […]

by Sarah· · News
Miscarriages in Mississippi could get you jailed;@MSN

Conservative Mississippi Seeks To Toss Women In Prison For Miscarriages

Miscarriages happen naturally all the time. Punishing women for that is the kind of thinking that belongs in the Middle Ages, not 21st century America.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Mississippi Supreme Court Reverses Itself, Grants Stay Of Execution After DOJ Intervention

Mississippi Supreme Court Reverses Itself, Grants Stay Of Execution After DOJ Intervention

On Tuesday, Mississippi came within a whisper of executing a man who has been pleading for DNA testing of previously untested physical evidence.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
South Carolina schools could soon be forced to conduct prayer in the classroom if a piece of legislation is passed this year. Church and State Separation? - Image @ACLU

Mississippi School Forces Students To Listen To Christian Lecture, Teachers Block Exits

When you have to hold school children captive to promote your religious views, maybe you should rethink your religion.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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Mississippi Man Arrested By Federal Agents For Ricin Scare (VIDEO)

Paul Kevin Curtis of Tupelo, MS was arrested in his home, and may go to trial by Wednesday.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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