Mississippi

Republican Senate candidate from Mississippi jokes about voter suppression of college students from “other schools”

The race for who will represent Mississippi in the United States Senate has gone to a runoff election, to be decided on November 27th. The remaining candidates are Mike Espy, an African-American Democrat who served as the Secretary of Agriculture…

Republican Senate candidate from Mississippi jokes about public hanging

The race for who will represent Mississippi in the United States Senate has gone to a runoff election, to be decided on November 27th. The remaining candidates are Mike Espy, an African-American Democrat who served as the Secretary of Agriculture…

Blue Wave 2.0 – The Sequel

In nature, waves are not solitary events. Another wave usually follows. The same is often true for politics. In 2014, the Republican party saw a wave of victories, spurred on by voter apathy and low turnout, resulting in broad based…

GOP candidate for Senate from Mississippi says African-Americans should stop “begging for federal government scraps”

Republican politicians are showing no signs of slowing down in their attempts to use race to divide the country: JS Online: GOP Senate candidate tells African-Americans: Stop ‘begging for federal government scraps’ Republican U.S. Senate candidate Chris McDaniel was booed…