“Despite Governor Bryant’s wishes to turn away Syrian refugees seeking asylum from terrorist groups, we are happy to note that he has no say in the matter. Anyone who has been granted asylum by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services can reside where they choose in our great country. We, as Mississippians, are proud to welcome refugees of all religions or lack thereof.
The United States has been home to immigrants fleeing oppression and religious persecution for the entirety of the 239 since her founding. While we recognize that there must be systems and safegaurds in place, slamming the door