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"jamie l whitten" Discussed on Retropod

Retropod

05:42 min | 1 year ago

"jamie l whitten" Discussed on Retropod

"History lovers. I'm Mike Rosen with retro pot a show about the past rediscovered. She walked with a limp. She had a blood clot behind her eye from being severely beaten in Mississippi jail. Her name was was Fannie Lou Hamer. She was the youngest of twenty children born to black sharecroppers in Mississippi and in late nineteen sixty four for president Lyndon B Johnson was absolutely terrified of her why she was about to make make an appeal before the credentials panel at the Democratic National Convention. The potential implications were profound. Hamer represented the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party a racially integrated coalition of delegates Hamer wanted to challenge the seats of the current aren't all white democratic delegation from their state saying that they were in violation of the party's rules because they had systematically excluded excluded black citizens according to Time magazine. Johnson was worried that Hamer speech could offend the Southern Democrats whose votes he needed for reelection he wanted her silenced but Hamer had a following that rivaled that of Dr Martin Luther Author King Junior and she would not go unheard. Hamer was born in one thousand nine hundred seventeen in the Mississippi Delta. The share cropping system kept her parents in debt and without enough food to feed their twenty children in the Winter Hebrew tied rags on her feet because she often didn't have shoes. She started picking cotton when she was six years old. Aw Hamer started her civil rights work in nineteen sixty one after she was sterilized without consent during what it should have been a minor surgery she tried to register to vote in one thousand nine hundred sixty two but was turned away after she failed illiteracy literacy tests which were used in the south to discourage black people from voting the clerk asked Hamer complicated questions like interpreting the state constitution after she failed the test. She told the clerk she'd be back when Hamer returned to the plantation in that day. She was fired from her job but she wasn't defeated. Hamer became a student nonviolent. Coordinating Committee a community organizer and helped found the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party in reaction to the lack of integration in the state's Democratic Party party as a candidate from the party. She ran for Congress in nineteen sixty four against democratic incumbent Jamie L whitten at that year's Democratic Democrat National Convention. Hey made her way to the stage through a crowd of men who refused to make space for her other members of the civil rights movement including Martin Luther King Junior spoke but all eyes were on her. She then talked for thirteen minutes Mr Chairman and to could dentures committee. My name is Mrs Fannie Lou Hamer. She called for mandatory delegation an integration and recounted her experience trying to register to vote. It was the thirty first of all the night being the eighteen of US travel. Put the six miles the county courthouse in in the normal tried to register to become first. I player Hamer describes being arrested in beaten in Mississippi jail after white waitress at a rest. Stop refused her service. That's how she got the blood clot. All of this is own account. We won't be registered to become first-class. NFL Freedom Democratic Party is not beating not after her testimony humor and other other Freedom Party members discovered that Johnson a wildly tough politician had held a news conference so that national television networks could he cover her testimony live. She was livid but Johnson's efforts to silencer didn't work that that night in a hot Atlantic City Hotel Room Hamer and the rest of the country watched her testimony broadcast in prime time on the evening news news less than a year later. Congress passed the Voting Rights Act and at the nineteen sixty eight convention in Chicago. He became team the first African American to be seated as a delegate. She received a standing ovation. I'm Mike Rosen walled. Thanks for listening special thanks to Deneen Brown who reported this story for The Washington Post and for more forgotten stories from history visit Washington Post. Dot Com slash retro pod.

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"jamie l whitten" Discussed on Retropod

Retropod

05:42 min | 2 years ago

"jamie l whitten" Discussed on Retropod

"History lovers. I'm Mike Rosen with retro pod. A show about the past rediscovered. She walked with a limp. She had a blood clot behind her eye from being severely beaten in a Mississippi jail for name was Fannie, Lou Hamer. She was the youngest of twenty children born to black sharecroppers in Mississippi and in late nineteen sixty four president Lyndon B Johnson was absolutely terrified of her. Why she was about to make an appeal before the credentials panel at the democratic national convention, the potential implications were profound Hamer represented the Mississippi freedom Democratic Party a racially integrated coalition of delegates Hamer wanted to challenge. The seats of the current all white democratic delegation from their state saying that they were in violation of. The party's rules because they had systematically excluded black citizens. According to time magazine Johnson was worried that Hamer speech could offend the southern Democrats whose votes he needed for re election. He wanted her silenced. But Hamer had a following that rivaled that of Dr Martin Luther King junior, and she would not go unheard. Henry was born in one thousand nine seventeen in the Mississippi. Delta the share cropping system kept her parents in debt and without enough food to feed their twenty children in the winter Hamer tied rags on her feet because she often didn't have shoes. She started picking cotton. When she was six years old. Hamer started her civil rights work in one thousand nine sixty one after she was sterilized without consent during what should have been a minor surgery. She tried to register to vote in one thousand nine hundred sixty two but was turned away after she failed a literacy test which were used in the south to discourage black people from voting the clerk asked Hamer complicated. Questions like interpreting the state constitution after she failed the test. She told the clerk she'd be back when Hamer returned to the plantation that day, she was fired from her job, but she wasn't defeated Hamer became a student nonviolent coordinating committee community organizer and helped found the Mississippi freedom Democratic Party in reaction to the lack of integration in the state's Democratic Party as a candidate from the party. She ran for congress in nineteen sixty four against democratic incumbent, Jamie l Whitten at that year's democratic national convention Hamer made her. Way to the stage through a crowd of men who refused to make space for her other members of the civil rights movement, including Martin Luther King junior spoke. But all eyes were on her. She then talked for thirteen minutes. Mr chairman. And two they could dentist committee. My name is MRs Fannie, Lou Hamer, she called for mandatory delegation, integration and recounted her experience trying to register to vote. The thirty first of all the the night food. That eighteen of all travel put the six miles who the county courthouse in in the null to register to become first class Hamer described being arrested in beaten in a Mississippi jail after a white waitress at a rest, stop refused. Her service. That's how she got the blood clot. This is the own account of we will to register the become first class. If the freedom democratic fun if not feed enough. Question amount. After her testimony Hamer and other Freedom Party members discovered that Johnson, a wildly tough politician had held a news conference. So that national television networks could he cover her testimony live? She was livid, but Johnson's efforts to silence her didn't work that night in a hot Atlantic City hotel room Hamer in the rest of the country watched her testimony broadcast in prime time on the evening news less than a year later, congress passed the Voting Rights Act, and at the nineteen sixty eight convention in Chicago Hamer became the first African American to be seated as a delegate she received a standing ovation. I'm Mike Rosen walled. Thanks for listening special. Thanks to deneen Brown who reported the story for the Washington Post and for more forgotten stories from history. Visit Washington Post dot com slash retro pod.

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"jamie l whitten" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

01:32 min | 3 years ago

"jamie l whitten" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"And at some point you know the family can't afford it the hotel the hotel sorry the hospital is just assuming all the expenses how do we navigate basically that area do we kind of always just give deference to the family we we should always give deference to life i mean the we've heard the slogan over the last several years now vince about how a certain lives matter and they're color coded but i believe especially in a country where life is the first of the inalienable rights that certainly all precious life should be protected especially when you have family members and parents were fighting to protect that life and i understand of course the the rationale the cost benefit rationale that we always here and not just about the cost of living but these socalled quality of life issues that gets to be defined by command control a government bureaucrats seven but we've erred on five a on one oh completely point nine fm on the and other am side six thirty and this wwl is where i want to know traffic where the lesson and weather every ten minutes where first are on the the fives human here's rights jamie advocate whitten in the right carpet where cleaning are the traffic people center who say if it still saves quite slow just pushing one to brandy life wine but the crash where all over the people to the shoulder who are the self northbound appointed on guardian five north of brandy of children wine road to express through upper outrage marlboro about we have had a tough how morning these still children longstanding are being treated crash in place here on four swells between and woodyard dogs road and dower yeah house we road heading inbound the for the uk up for mirror the capitol keeps updating beltway the story and through odin and over near fort he's meade been alive the crash for thirty into six slowdowns hours after being extend taken now off of on route thirty two life is going to support be passed he's one still seventy alive five thirty head six over toward hours the later bwi parkway his and.

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"jamie l whitten" Discussed on Fantasy Football Today

Fantasy Football Today

01:51 min | 3 years ago

"jamie l whitten" Discussed on Fantasy Football Today

"Again i'll go back to i said earlier i wonder if italy this'll be a squeaky wheel taibeh game for him where they'll give him ten plus targets which i camera less on that's happen so if uh if that if that's the case against backups it could be really good for both jack and does but it's just hard to expect them to produce after dez has been so bad and duckie eighteen fancy points to last two weeks combine you one of those was a very good match up what if i told you dez is going to get fourteen targets with that make you rushed to start in osaka the last time you a doubledigit targets it was fourteen targets it was at home against philadelphia he had eight catches for sixty three yards and notional that was the the nosy game there it was a noisy game and though tyrants metheb which also will be along shortly massey's snow tyron smith yeah that was a game we were arguing i didn't like that next week un he said he'll come through will find a way to come through and he had minus two points fails bad okay so let's some this gave up this is an easy one ezekiel elliott is a must star guy he's number two for dave and jamie jason whitten heath's kind of high on him teed hasima rounds wealth dave david jamie not even close outside the top fifteen and then the eagles are there any eagles that are safe to start this week safe no no good now if they say hey we're starting everybody were playing him before game which like this makes no sense then there would be a lot there would be some safe starts here but uh trade bertans sleeper trade burden or jason within this week i'll take burden if he's the guy in with backup quarterback sure trust the scheme alka now if there's one philadelphia running back take a flyer on who would it be.

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"jamie l whitten" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

WMAL 630AM

02:05 min | 4 years ago

"jamie l whitten" Discussed on WMAL 630AM

"Point nine fm and am six thirty wmal traffic and weather every ten minutes first on the fives jamie jamie whitten in the carpet cleaning traffic center virginia interstate ninety five crews are making progress here at this crash ninety five the express lanes are open in dale city the main line still close tact taylor anything in involved in the accident the good news is that ten minutes ago moved to tractor trailer over to the shoulder to the hope is here in a few moments to get all lanes reopened right now traffic is being diverted at two thirty four down praising them over to route one he can read killing ninety five north of the accent come up to twenty three double by a couple of options but again express lanes are open north founding very poor tactics failure accent ahead again that is looking positive three ninety five could beltway tune across the fourteenth street paints no early temples early gone around the capitol beltway and from garage tori com expecting record heat today through clouds around this morning mostly sunny this afternoon with those clouds ninety three that breaks the record of ninety two tonight mild fall back into the low seventies partly cloudy near record heat tomorrow low nineties air quality alerts effect outs stagich the weather channel wmal right now sixty wanted centerville fifty five and the first a sixty degrees in washington wanted to go as new orleans rules another confederate war statue see the video wmal dot com abdul thompson on one of my point nine fm and am six thirty washington small wmal now washington mornings on the wall am six thirty seven good morning to you you're listening to mornings on the ball here on wmal coming up at five this morning from bloomberg we're going to be joined by ally lake and if you've seen this next guy on cable news you know you definitely want to be here at seven fifteen where we hear from former navy seal karl hey seven thirty five will talk about the release of chelsea manning as rights you'll be walking among the very soon kelly steps and we'll be here to talk about that five york for the washington.

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