A Mississippi lawmaker who said weeks ago that people should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments is now criticizing the vandalism of a historical marker about a lynching that galvanized … Click to Continue »
Black lawmakers in Mississippi are demanding the resignation of a white colleague who said Louisiana leaders should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments. Republican Rep. Karl Oliver of Winona apologized … Click to Continue ...
The Latest on comments made by a Mississippi lawmaker over the removal of Confederate monuments (all times local): 11:15 a.m. A Mississippi lawmaker says he was wrong to call for … Click to Continue »
A white Mississippi lawmaker has been privately apologizing to some of his black colleagues, more than two weeks after saying people should be lynched for removing Confederate monuments. Legislators were … Click to Continue »
A Mississippi historical marker about a notorious lynching that galvanized the civil rights movement was rededicated Tuesday, weeks after it was vandalized and repaired. The sign commemorates Emmett Till, the … Click to Continue »