IN THE PRESS


The MS Black Women’s Roundtable is pushing to make a difference in the lives of Mississippi’s women.
We proudly share our mission and goals with others in hopes that they will join us, support us and uplift our voice.
Here are some of the news stories about our efforts.

ARCHIVES


2019

Aug. 22, 2019 – WXXV MS Gulf Coast – 2019 Coffee Con (Gulfport)

Jun 13, 2019 – Jackson Free Press –Jackson Marks Mom’s Equal Pay Day: ‘We Are Worth Equal Pay’

April 2, 2019 WLBT Mississippi women are fighting to close the wage gap

April 2, 1029 – WJTV Advocates say gender pay gap in Mississippi is the biggest in the US

Feb. 12, 2019 The Clarion Ledger – Women rally at Capitol to close gender pay gap, paid leave, other issues

Apr 23, 2019- Mississippi Today- Rep. Angela Cockerham: ‘My hat’s off to the women who go out every …

April 3, 2019 WLBT – http://www.wlbt.com/2019/04/03/mississippi-women-are-fighting-close-wage-gap/

April 2, 2019 –The Clarion Ledger  https://www.clarionledger.com/story/opinion/columnists/2019/04/02/stand-with-us-today-equal-pay-day-women-deserve-mississippi/3341214002/

April 1, 2019 –WLBT –  http://www.wlbt.com/2019/04/02/officials-hit-capitol-city-discuss-big-changes-coming-census/

April 2, 2019 – WJTV – https://www.wjtv.com/news/local-news/advocates-say-gender-pay-gap-in-mississippi-is-the-biggest-in-the-us/1895090950

Feb. 12, 2019 –The Clarion Ledger  https://www.clarionledger.com/story/news/politics/2019/02/12/msleg-women-rally-equal-pay-paid-leave-mississippi/2846580002/

Feb. 12, 2019 – WLBT – http://www.wlbt.com/2019/02/13/womens-groups-return-capitol-petitioning-equal-pay/

Feb. 12, 2019 – The Clarion Ledger https://www.clarionledger.com/story/news/2019/02/12/cl-now-huge-conspiracy-women-rally-capitol-vet-sought-child-rape/2850881002/

2018

Nov. 23, 2018 – US News https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/mississippi/articles/2018-11-23/democrats-path-to-victory-in-mississippi-black-turnout

Nov. 23, 2018 – Columbian News https://www.columbian.com/news/2018/nov/23/democrats-path-to-victory-in-mississippi-black-turnout/

Nov. 20, 2018 –Yahoo News https://news.yahoo.com/mississippi-senate-race-hanging-remark-spurs-democrats-110332120.html

Nov. 16, 2018 –The Daily Beast https://www.thedailybeast.com/mississippis-gop-senator-is-tripping-all-over-herself-and-dems-are-starting-to-see-an-opportunity

Nov. 5, 2018 – Jackson Free Press http://www.jacksonfreepress.com/news/2018/nov/05/tougaloo-rally-reminds-students-black-voters-matte/

Oct. 8, 2018 The Clarion Ledger– https://www.clarionledger.com/story/news/politics/elections/2018/10/04/mississippi-congressional-candidates-equal-pay-sexual-harassment/1414190002/

Sept. 17, 2018 –AJC.com  https://www.ajc.com/news/state–regional-govt–politics/podcast-gop-women-trump-era-black-women-and-the-governor-election/uSVpwenFUZexFlUxa6Mz7I/

Sept. 13, 2018 –The Clarion Ledger https://www.clarionledger.com/get-access/?return=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.clarionledger.com%2Fstory%2Fnews%2Fpolitics%2F2018%2F09%2F13%2Fblack-female-organizers-hope-reshape-trump-era-politics%2F1225287002%2F

Sept. 11, 2018 – The GRIO https://thegrio.com/2018/09/11/heres-what-to-expect-at-the-2018-congressional-black-caucus-conference-this-week-in-dc/

Sept. 7, 2018 –Philly Tribune  https://www.phillytrib.com/news/how-black-women-are-organizing-to-energize-voters/article_cb9337df-aade-5633-9deb-15fba89dd45e.html

Sept. 6, 2018 – U.S. News https://www.usnews.com/news/politics/articles/2018-09-07/how-black-women-are-organizing-to-energize-voters-this-fall

August 8, 2018 – MPB Online http://www.mpbonline.org/blogs/mississippiedition/mississippi-edition-wednesday-august-8th/

July 4, 2018 – Eurweb.com https://eurweb.com/2018/07/black-women-send-letter-to-chuck-schumer-and-nancy-pelosi-in-support-of-maxine-waters/

May 8, 2018 –MPB Online  http://www.mpbonline.org/blogs/mississippiedition/mississippi-edition-tuesday-may-8th/

Feb. 22, 2018 –Jackson Free Press  http://www.jacksonfreepress.com/news/2018/feb/22/equal-pay-amendment-harmful-mississippi-workers-ad/

Jan. 20, 2018 –The Clarion Ledger https://www.clarionledger.com/get-access/?return=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.clarionledger.com%2Fstory%2Fnews%2Flocal%2F2018%2F01%2F21%2Fequal-pay-bill-ever-pass-mississippi%2F1035903001%2F[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]