Young Black Activists Helped Change The State Flag. They Intend To Change The State.
For the young Black Mississippi activists who organized the BLM Sip march in June 2020, changing the state flag was an important symbolic start. Now, they want to bring true racial justice to the Magnolia State when it comes to the areas of voting, criminal justice, education and more.
‘Trust, But Verify’: Judge Orders Monitor For State Mental Health System, Adopts Recommendations ‘In Full’
U.S. District Judge Carlton Reeves submitted his ruling on the tumultuous lawsuit over Mississippi’s mental health-care system late last night, mandating the appointment of an external monitor to verify progress toward constitutional treatment of residents.