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The shucking house at Bon Secour Fisheries in Alabama has just three shuckers working this year because of a lack of oysters. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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Fisheries And Fishermen Hard Hit By Decline Of Oysters On Gulf Coast

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Some Alabama Voters Surprised By Jeff Sessions' Potential Senate Comeback

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Jeff Sessions Wants To Return To The Senate, GOP Sources Say

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Jeff Sessions Expected To Announce A Comeback Bid For Alabama Senate Seat

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Trump Rallies For Republicans In Mississippi

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News Brief: House Passes Resolution On Impeachment, Zelenskiy Profile, Mississippi

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Mississippi Governor Election Preview

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Shirley Sherrod is co-founder of the New Communities Land Trust founded 50 years ago as a safe haven for African-American farmers thrown off their land during the civil rights movement. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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5 Decades Later, New Communities Land Trust Still Helps Black Farmers

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U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., says that under current election procedure, there's "no way" he could win statewide office in Mississippi. Several African-Americans are now challenging those procedures. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Black Voters Sue Over Mississippi's Jim Crow-Era Election Law

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Florida Breathes A Collective Sigh Of Relief As Hurricane Dorian Moves North

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Florida And North Carolina Prepare For Hurricane Dorian As Storm Moves North

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A bullet-riddled sign that once marked where Emmett Till's body was pulled from the Tallahatchie River is now housed at the Till Interpretive Center in Sumner, Miss. The historic marker was taken down after three white fraternity brothers from the University of Mississippi were pictured holding guns next to the sign. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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'Why Don't Y'all Let That Die?' Telling The Emmett Till Story In Mississippi

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Children of mainly Latino immigrant parents hold signs in support of them and other individuals swept up during an immigration raid at a food processing plant in Mississippi. Rogelio V. Solis/AP hide caption

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Families Affected By Mississippi ICE Raids Scramble To Find Support

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Mississippi Food Processing Company Is Looking For Workers After ICE Raids

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Advocates Scramble To Help Mississippi Families Caught Up In ICE Raids

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