Land Justice Community Archives

Symbols, Cecelia “Cely” Tapplette Pedescleaux

When an Elder dies, a library burns to the ground.
-African Proverb

Until the lions have their own historians, the history of the hunt will always glorify the hunter.
-African Proverb
The axe forgets what the tree remembers.
-African Proverb

Federal Legislation to Restore the Black Agricultural Land Base

Alcorn State University Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers Policy Research Center