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Nave named president of Alcorn State University

MISSISSIPPI LINK — The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning announced recently the unanimous decision to name Dr. Felecia M. Nave as president of Alcorn State University. Nave currently serves as provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs for North Carolina Central University in Durham, N.C. […read more]


Election Day countdown: The war for maximum voter turnout in Nov. 6 election is on

THE MISSISSIPPI LINK — The suit alleges that Georgia’s “‘no match, no vote’ voter registration scheme violates the Voting Rights Act, the National Voter Registration Act and the First and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution,” according to a statement from the organization.The Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law has filed suit against Georgia Secretary of State and Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp over the state’s “discriminatory and unlawful ‘exact match’ voter suppression scheme.” […read more]