Mississippi

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
As expected, Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant on Tuesday signed a controversial and bigoted "religious freedom" law that opponents say sanctions widespread discrimination . Bryant's stamp of approval, the ACLU said , gives Mississippi the "dubious distinction of being the first state to codify discrimination based on a religious belief or moral...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
The Mississippi state flag will no longer fly at the state's flagship university. (Photo: J. Stephen Conn/cc/flickr)
The University of Mississippi, historically considered a bastion of Southern...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The American Civil Liberties Union has accused Biloxi, Miss. of operating "a...