JSU alum to keynote MLK birthday convocation

January 16, 2019 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire, The Margaret Walker Center at Jackson State University is pleased to announce that Lottie Joiner will be the keynote speaker for the 51st annual Dr. Martin […]

MVSU to host walk in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 16, 2019 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will forever be remembered as a social activist and leader dedicated to ensuring equality for all, particularly during the nation’s Civil […]

Two poems by Eli Siegel about Martin Luther King and America

January 16, 2019 in News

By Alice Bernstein, Guest Columnist, Soon we will observe the federal holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King for his courageous opposition to racism, poverty, war and economic injustice. As I […]

Meet Martin Luther King Jr.

January 16, 2019 in News

By Rhonda C. Cooper, Guest Columnist, I met Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. one spring afternoon in April 1970. I was lying on my grandmother’s infamous pink couch in the […]

Neo-Nazis Run Out of Princeton, NJ!

January 14, 2019 in News, News Briefs, Top Stories

Under the Protection of Her Community She Flourished! Large Numbers Out to Oppose No Show ‘Prankster’ Nazis by Daryle Lamont Jenkins by The New Jersey European Heritage Association has been […]

California Congresswoman Maxine Waters makes history: first black, first woman to chair House Financial Services Committee

January 9, 2019 in News

By Charlene Crowell, Triceedneywire.com, As 2019 begins, there is also a new Congress with leadership in the House of Representatives that makes history for people of color and women alike. […]

Hosemann announces bid for Lt. Governor

January 9, 2019 in News

The Mississippi Link Newswire, Long-time conservative businessman and Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann made official his bid for lieutenant governor. Hosemann kicked off a ten-stop, statewide announcement tour at KLLM […]

African-American chefs break the glass ceiling in the culinary world

January 9, 2019 in News

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Contributor, The culinary business world is as cut throat as any other. It’s also known as an industry that hasn’t always allowed for much […]