‘Dude, that’s Klan Sh*t’: Sexist, Racist Attacks Aim to Squelch Speech, Free Press
“These white folks don’t want us all to own our role and to work together; they want to finger-point at a Black mayor who inherited a billion-dollar-plus water-sewer crisis, fixate only on recent missteps and, thus, abdicate all other responsibility,” MFP Editor and CEO Donna Ladd writes. “That simplistic approach continues the old cycles.”
Monkeypox Vaccine Eligibility Expanded; Most Mississippi Cases Among Black Gay Men
The Mississippi State Department of Health has expanded eligibility for the two-dose monkeypox vaccine for those at high risk. As of Friday, the agency had identified 48 cases in the state, including three new ones that day, but no deaths so far.