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In a continued effort to provide relevant, interesting and engaging programming to our statewide audience, MPB Think Radio provides Mississippi Edition, a weekday news magazine program. Mississippi Edition, hosted by Karen Brown, features the latest news of the day and interviews with the people who are making the news themselves.
The program not only provides Mississippi news but also addresses the ways that national and world news affects our state. Join Karen Brown as she shares the latest on Mississippi news, culture, and current events.

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In a continued effort to provide relevant, interesting and engaging programming to our statewide audience, MPB Think Radio provides Mississippi Edition, a weekday news magazine program. Mississippi Edition, hosted by Karen Brown, features the latest news of the day and interviews with the people who are making the news themselves.
The program not only provides Mississippi news but also addresses the ways that national and world news affects our state. Join Karen Brown as she shares the latest on Mississippi news, culture, and current events.

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    6/23/2021 - First Lady Jill Biden Visits Jackson | Kids Count Report | Filmmaker Baldwin Chiu

    6/23/2021 - First Lady Jill Biden Visits Jackson | Kids Count Report | Filmmaker Baldwin Chiu

    First Lady Jill Biden visits Jackson to urge COVID-19 vaccinations.
    Then, the latest Kids Count report shows concerning signs for children in Mississippi.
    And, after a Southern Remedy Health Minute, documentary producer Baldwin Chiu explores the Asian-American experience in the Deep South.

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    • 23 min
    6/22/2021 - Juneteenth | Balanced Calendar Schooling | Blood Supply

    6/22/2021 - Juneteenth | Balanced Calendar Schooling | Blood Supply

    Juneteenth is now a federal holiday, but it's yet to be recognized by the state of Mississippi.
    Plus, a Gulf Coast school district re-imagines its calendar.
    And, Mississippi faces an acute blood shortage.

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    • 23 min
    6/21/2021 - Voting Rights Campaign | eWIC | Center for Evidence-Based Policing

    6/21/2021 - Voting Rights Campaign | eWIC | Center for Evidence-Based Policing

    The Freedom Ride for Voting Rights tour kicks off in Jackson.
    Then, Mississippi rolls out its E-WIC program.
    And, Ole Miss is set to establish the Center for Evidence-Based Policing.

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    • 24 min
    6/18/2021 - Affordable Care Act | Southern Baptist Convention | Juneteenth

    6/18/2021 - Affordable Care Act | Southern Baptist Convention | Juneteenth

    The Supreme Court upholds the Affordable Care Act.
    Then, the Southern Baptists Convention elects a new president.
    And, President Biden makes Juneteenth a national holiday.


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    • 24 min
    6/17/2021 - Vaccine Incentives | DACA | Writer Annette Gordon-Reed

    6/17/2021 - Vaccine Incentives | DACA | Writer Annette Gordon-Reed

    Businesses and community leaders get creative to incentivize COVID-19 vaccinations.
    Then, DACA turns 9.
    And, writer Annette Gordon-Reed contemplates Juneteenth.


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    • 23 min
    6/16/2021 - Pride in Ocean Springs | Women in Politics | Gulf South for a Green New Deal

    6/16/2021 - Pride in Ocean Springs | Women in Politics | Gulf South for a Green New Deal

    A Mississippi coast city becomes the first of its kind to recognize Pride Month.
    Then, a move to advance women's representation in state government.
    And, an emerging environmental justice coalition aims high.

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    • 23 min

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Love the podcast. Keep it up and please be objective. Please don’t rely on SPLC. SPLC has seen its best day. It is anti God, anti Christian.

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