MWESI hosts impactful 2019 Day at the Capitol

Check out video highlights from our amazing and impactful 2019 MWESI Day at the Capitol.  Our day included a press conference to discuss statewide issues impacting Mississippi women’s economic security – such as wage discrimination, healthcare, education and paid leave – along with the associated legislation.   One of our featured speakers was also a Jackson, …

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MWESI Advocacy Day at the Capitol – Tuesday, Feb. 12

Join the MS Black Women’s Roundtable on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. as we celebrate the Mississippi Women’s Economic Security Initiative Advocacy Day. We’ll have Advocacy Training/Orientation from 9-9:45 a.m., followed by a 10 a.m. press conference. At 10:30 a.m., we invite you to visit with you lawmakers and share your …

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MBWR cosponsors free screening of movie “On the Basis of Sex”

Join the Mississippi Black Women’s Roundtable (MS-BWR) and Mississippi Women’s Economic Security Initiative (MWESI) on Tuesday, January 22 for a free reception and film screening of “On the Basis of Sex,” a narrative film highlighting the early career of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.   “On the Basis of Sex,” tells the story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she …

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