MS-BWR supports GOTV efforts

 The Mississippi Black Women’s Roundtable (MS-BWR) is encouraging everyone to support the Mississippi Civic Engagement Roundtable’s Get Out the Vote (GOTV) push leading up to the Election Day in Mississippi on Tuesday, Nov. 5. The nonprofit coalition is hosting a statewide election protection program to assist voters with this year’s process. The Mississippi Election Protection call …

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Report details gender disparities in Mississippi

(Jackson, MS) – The MS Black Women’s Roundtable (MS-BWR) and the National Women’s Law Center released a joint report today detailing how Mississippi’s women and girls – especially Black women and girls – struggle to earn fair wages, lack access to adequate healthcare, and struggle to obtain affordable and high-quality child care. Despite women serving as the …

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Standing in Solidarity with Mississippi’s immigrants

The MS Black Women’s Roundtable stands in solidarity with the hundreds of Mississippi immigrants, their families, and the communities who are in crisis as a result of the August 7, 2019 ICE raids in Morton, Carthage, Pelahatchie, Bay Springs, Walnut Grove, and Canton. As an organization intimate with the continuous strife for equality and fairness …

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