Missouri Governor Signs New Jim Crow Law Prompting NAACP Warning

Missouri Governor Signs New Jim Crow Law Prompting NAACP Warning

The NAACP issued its first travel warning due to new legislation in Missouri, which is deemed to be equivalent to a Jim Crow Law. The advisory was initiated in June 2017 and confirmed during the 108th NAACP Annual Convention, which took place July 22-26. The June 7 ┬átravel advisory for people of color reads: The […]

Missouri Lawmakers Vote to Override Veto

Missouri Lawmakers Vote to Override Veto

  Missouri law makers voted Tuesday to override governor Jay Nixon’s veto, and remove several thousand people from the from a welfare program. Supporters say that this is to motivate people to go out and find a job, and get off government assisted programs. Three thousand families will lose benefits; for a parent with two […]

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