Meet Tia ‘Mz Konnoisseur’ Hamilton of State vs. Us Magazine

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Tia Hamilton by Keith ‘Malik’ Washington Periodically I will be conducting interviews and conversations with change makers, influencers, activists, celebrities, sports stars and bona fide servants of the people. My first interview will be with my sister in struggle, Tia “Mz. Konnoisseur” Hamilton, the CEO of State vs. Us Magazine.& Tia and I share a passion to not only be successful but to smash the debilitating stereotypes placed upon formerly incarcerated human beings. Without further delay, I’d like to share with all of you the interview I conducted with this incredibly strong and driven Black woman! Comrade Malik: Sister Tia, can you tell our readers about State Vs. Us Magazine and what inspired you or motivated you to create such a magazine? Tia Hamilton: State Vs. Us Magazine is a magazine that highlights high profile cases as well as corruption in prisons, police departments and government and wrongful convictions. We focus on success stories of formerly incarcerated individuals like myself. Also, there’s mental health, sports, hip-hop, financial literacy and more. . . . it was important for me to stand in solidarity with my brothers and sisters to shake up the mindset of how people perceive us and to control...