Oprah is “actively thinking” about running for president in 2020, CNN reports

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//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Oprah Winfrey is actively thinking about challenging Trump for the presidency in 2020, CNN is reporting. Two close friends of Winfrey told CNN that the considerations were underway after Winfrey’s speech at the Golden Globes, which stoked speculation online about the idea of “#Oprah2020.”   The post Oprah is […]

What Does It Mean To Endorse Roger Wicker?

News broke today that a number of Trump’s 2016 county chairs in Mississippi have endorsed Roger Wicker for re-election to the US Senate this year. This is a very strange and puzzling development. One of Trump’s major campaign promises was to “Drain the Swamp.” But how can any of the President’s Mississippi county chairs endorse […]

Rep. Gregg Harper: “This is my final term in the House.”

Gregg Harper, U.S. Representative for Mississippi’s 3rd congressional district, will not seek reelection in 2018, according to Democrat operative and gossip monger Sam R. Hall, who also blogs at the Clarion-Ledger. Gregg Harper, along with Haley Barbour, are the two of the primary culprits behind pushing an ailing Thad Cochran into running for reelection in 2014. Sam R. […]

Mississippi Congressman Gregg Harper says he won’t seek re-election

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U.S. Representative Gregg Harper (R-Mississippi) says he will not seek re-election to Mississippi’s 3rd Congressional District, where he has served since he was first elected in 2009. //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The 61-year-old congressman is the highest-ranking Mississippian in the congressional delegation. Just in December, he was appointed chairman of the House Eneergy […]

A Year Without Justice: Mesha Caldwell

A year later, the murder of a trans woman in Canton, Mississippi remains unsolved //pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); One year ago today, Mesha Caldwell was found murdered not far from the intersection pictured above in Canton, Mississippi. In one direction, there is a dirt road with no outlet; in another, cotton fields. Some […]

Book Review: Stockman’s “The Great Deformation” and Our Rigged Economy

biggerpieforum.org | Book Review: Stockman’s “The Great Deformation” and Our Rigged Economy | Administrator Guest Commentary By Shadrack White The two most dynamic candidates in the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, had one thing in common: they knew Main Street Americans were sick of the economy being rigged against them. But understanding […]