Thousands Sign Petition to Replace a Confederate Statue With Missy Elliott
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Fans of Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott are petitioning to replace a Confederate monument in her hometown of Portsmouth, Virginia with a statue of the iconic rapper; as of Tuesday, the petition had collected close to 28,000 of its goal of 35,000 signatures.
The petition was started on Change.org by Nathan Coflin, who reasoned that there was no one better to “encapsulate the culture and spirit of the city enshrined in a new monument than Grammy Award winning rapper, dancer, and record producer Missy ‘Misdemeanor' Elliott.”
Coflin then goes onto point out how Elliott's start in Virginia led to...
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Thousands have signed a petition to replace a Confederate statue with Missy Elliott
1 month ago - By KMBC
"Missy is all of us. Missy is everything the Confederacy was not."
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