In the Press

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Feb. 12, 2019 – 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 – https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/mississippi/articles/2018-11-23/democrats-path-to-victory-in-mississippi-black-turnout

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sept. 13, 2018 – 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 – https://thegrio.com/2018/09/11/heres-what-to-expect-at-the-2018-congressional-black-caucus-conference-this-week-in-dc/

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

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

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

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

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

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

Jan. 20, 2018 – 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