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The video series “We Are Mississippi” seeks to share a more balanced view of our community. Mississippi harbors a multitude of talented and innovative individuals and we aim to highlight and share their stories with the World. Brought to you by Strive Till I Rise and partners.


A space for public conversation on race in the South, including the persisting impact of private academies.

Are You a Seg Academy Alum, Too? Let’s Talk by Ellen Ann Fentress

The Academy by Steve Yarbrough

The Nooses of Our Past by Neely Tucker

Next on MFP Live:
Ellen Ann Fentress
July 28, 2022 @ 6 p.m.

July 28, 2022:
Ellen Ann Fentress

July 7, 2022:
Nick Wallace

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