Canadian rocker Brian Adams has cancelled his scheduled performance in Mississippi to protest the state’s anti-LGBT ‘Religious Liberty’ law, House Bill 1523. The post Bryan Adams Boycotts Mississippi’s Anti-LGBT Law, House Bill 1523 appeared … . . . → Read More: The Canadian Progressive: Bryan Adams Boycotts Mississippi’s Anti-LGBT Law, House Bill 1523
Medgar Evers was murdered 50 years ago.
Medgar Wiley Evers (July 2, 1925 – June 12, 1963) was an African-American civil rights activist from Mississippi involved in efforts to overturn segregation at the University of Mississippi. After returning from overseas military service in World War II and completing his secondary education, he became active . . . → Read More: PostArctica: Medgar Evers
Just ask anyone who lives alongside or works on the Mississippi River. This is what Big Muddy looked like last year.
And this is what the mighty river looks like today, down 14 feet from normal.
Barges Waiting for the Dredge
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Wow. The racism from the right, especially from those in the south, is accelerating exponentially as the November elections come closer.
There’s a reason the deep south gets such a bad rap and is so widely mocked. This is especially true in the definitive Southern red states of Mississippi and Alabama.
PPP asks Republicans in Alabama, “Do you think Barack Obama is a Christian or a Muslim, or are you not sure?” Guess how many say . . . → Read More: Majority of Republicans in Alabama and Mississippi believe Obama is a Muslim