Workers at Nissan in Canton gets star power support

March 9, 2017 in News

Nissan officials are not opposed to unions By Othor Cain Editor More than two-thousand people gathered in Canton, Mississippi, March 4, to show support and stand in solidarity with those […]

Sanders, Glover among thousands rallying at Nissan plant

March 6, 2017 in Business, News

CANTON, Miss. (AP) – Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders stood with thousands gathered at a pro-union rally near Nissan Motor Co.’s Canton plant, congratulating workers for their courage “in standing up […]

Bernie Sanders coming to Miss. for march against Nissan

February 8, 2017 in Business, News

CANTON, Miss. (AP) – Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and actor Danny Glover are coming to Mississippi to help bring attention to what organizers call poor working conditions at Nissan’s manufacturing […]

White House dreams fading for Bernie Sanders despite West Virginia primary win

May 11, 2016 in News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — White House dreams fading, Bernie Sanders added another state to his tally against Hillary Clinton with a win in West Virginia on Tuesday — a victory that […]

Bernie Sanders wins Indiana Democratic primary

May 4, 2016 in News

INDIANAPOLIS — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders eked out a victory over Hillary Clinton in Indiana, but the outcome will not slow the former secretary of state’s march to the Democratic […]

Sanders’ ‘Feel the Bern’ comes to Tougaloo

February 4, 2016 in Education, News

By Diamond Williams  Special to The Mississippi Link Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sander’s HBCU tour, Feel the Bern, made a stop at Tougaloo College Jan. 28, for a campaign rally. […]

Cruz, Rubio eye NH momentum as Dems gird for long fight

February 2, 2016 in News

By JOSH LEDERMAN and KATHLEEN RONAYNE   MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A victorious Ted Cruz and buoyant Marco Rubio emerged from Iowa with compelling claims to the outsider and mainstream mantles in the […]