White Mississippi Men Charged In Federal Hate Crime For Burning Cross Outside Home Of Black Family

Two white men in Mississippi are facing federal hate crime charges in connection with burning a cross in a Black neighborhood. In April 2019, Louie Bernard Revette (above right), 37, pleaded guilty to one count of interference with housing rights and one count of using fire during the commission of a federal felony, according to […]

Black Mississippi Woman Sues Habitat For Humanity; Says Supervisor Called Her A ‘Shy Monkey’

A Black Mississippi woman has filed a racial discrimination lawsuit alleging her former employers at Habitat for Humanity who she said did not protect her against repeated racist conduct by her supervisor. According to the federal complaint obtained by the Starkville Daily News, Andrea Cureton, who was listed as the plaintiff, alleged that supervisors with Columbus-Lowndes […]