• With Trump, some African Americans to skip Mississippi event

    5 days ago - By Arizona Daily Star

    FILE- In this June 20, 2017 file photo, Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., speaks at an election night party for Democratic candidate for 6th congressional district Jon Ossoff in Atlanta. Lewis announced Thursday, Dec. 7 that he won't speak at the...
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  • Your daily 6: Portly squirrel caught porch pirating, Bryan Singer is latest accused, cheeky logo butts up against controversy

    Your daily 6: Portly squirrel caught porch pirating, Bryan Singer is latest accused, cheeky logo butts up against controversy

    5 days ago - By Arizona Daily Star

    People also are talking about Trump's Jerusalem decision, California wildfires and African Americans to skip Mississippi event
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  • With Trump, some African Americans to skip Mississippi event

    With Trump, some African Americans to skip Mississippi event

    5 days ago - By Saint Louis Today

    Many in Mississippi's African-American community had waited decades for a civil rights museum. But with President Donald Trump coming to the museum's opening Saturday, some will skip the opening. They say Trump's policies are incompatible with honoring the freedom struggle...
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  • WATCH: Civil rights icon skipping museum opening

    WATCH: Civil rights icon skipping museum opening

    5 days ago - By ABC News

    President Trump's expected attendance at the opening of a civil rights museum in Jackson, Mississippi this weekend has led one of the country's top civil rights heroes to boycott the event.
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  • With Trump, some African Americans to skip Mississippi event

    With Trump, some African Americans to skip Mississippi event

    5 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    JACKSON, Miss. - Many in Mississippi's African-American community had waited decades for a civil rights museum. But with President Donald Trump coming to the museum's opening Saturday, some will skip the eagerly anticipated opening. They say Trump's policies are incompatible with honoring the African-American freedom struggle. That slide into racial and partisan strife from...
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  • With Trump, some African Americans to skip Mississippi event

    5 days ago - By National Post

    JACKSON, Miss. - Many in Mississippi's African-American community had waited decades for a civil rights museum. But with President Donald Trump coming to the museum's opening Saturday, some will skip the eagerly anticipated opening.
    They say Trump's policies are incompatible with honouring the African-American freedom struggle.
    That slide into racial and partisan strife from what was supposed to be a moment of unity and atonement was punctuated Thursday with U.S. Rep John Lewis saying he would abandon his plans to speak, saying Trump's presence was an insult. U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson...
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