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New Jackson Mississippi Mayor: Chokwe Lumumba. Jackson Hell Yes!


Chokwe Lumumba wins the mayoral seat in the Southern city of Jackson Mississippi, in the hometown where courageous Mississippi civil rights leader Medgar Evers  was gunned down on June 12th 1963 at his home.

Ms. Nina Simone you are probably up there singing hallelujah today instead of Mississippi Goddamn back in 1965 give or take a year!

Looks like the white Republicans threw their money away by mostly backing  young Black businessman Jonathan Lee. Sorry Jonathan, not this election.

Chowe Lumumba, Jackson Miss

Chowe Lumumba wins the Jackson Mississippi mayoral election. Photo credit: sfbayview.com

Full story:  www.sfbayview.com

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