Thousands Of People Have Come Together To Sign a Petition To Replace The Confederate Monument In Portsmouth, Virginia, With a Statue Of Hometown Artist, Missy Elliott.
Before Stardom, Missy Elliott(Melissa Arnette Elliott) Was Born and Raised in Portsmouth, Virginia. Her Mother a Local Dispatcher, and Her Father, a Welder In Town.
A Local Fan From The Area, Nathan Coflin, Presented The Change.org Campaign, Calling on Portsmouth’s Mayor To “Put White Supremacy Down, Flip It and Reverse It.”
Also Adding, “Let Us Come Together In Getting City Council To Erect This Statue In Honor Of Missy Elliott and All Those In The Great City of Portsmouth Who Work It Each and Every Day.”
Read and Sign The Petition Here: https://www.change.org/p/portsmouth-city-council-replace-the-confederate-monument-with-statue-of-missy-elliott?recruiter=760514548&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=copylink&utm_campaign=share_petition&utm_term=share_for_starters_page