Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Espy on Mississippi Stereotypes, Public Schools and Immigration at Jackson Forum

U.S. Senate candidate Mike Espy addressed Jacksonians at a community forum on Nov. 14 where he expounded upon and set the record straight about...

State Auditor Arrests Former Health Department Employee for Embezzlement

JACKSON, Miss. – Today Special Agents from the Mississippi Office of the State Auditor arrested former employee of the Lowndes County Health Department Phyllis...

Cindy Hyde-Smith “Public Hanging” Comments Unfairly Attract Calls of Racism to...

Almost everyone knows Donald Trump’s presidency has been the best thing to happen for minorities and working Americans from all walks of life, especially...

State Auditor Calls for Internal Auditors, Other Changes to Prevent Embezzlement...

JACKSON, Miss. – Today State Auditor Shad White released a report showing that, while all Mississippi four-year universities have internal auditors, no Mississippi community...

‘Public hanging’ comment creates a stir in Hyde-Smith’s hometown as race...

Adam Ganucheau | Mississippi TodayA cattle farmer bids on a cow at the Lincoln County sale barn, operated by Cindy Hyde-Smith’s family. BROOKHAVEN — As Sen....

OPINION: NAFTA to USMCA, An Even Trade?

OXFORD—When the great World War II cartoonist Bill Mauldin returned from Europe in 1945, he saw a dark side to the great citadel of...

Mississippi’s Economic Inequality and Conventional Wisdom

For the past several weeks, students in my Social Stratification course read and discussed "Capital in the Twenty-First Century," the international bestseller from French...

The Right, and Wrong, Way to Change a Flag

It's hard to know whether it cost him votes, but there was a moment during Mississippi Rep. David Baria's unsuccessful campaign for the U.S....

Is Document Review Really That Bad?

Above the Law posted about Michelle Obama telling Oprah how great being a lawyer was how terrible document review is: …she preaches about the soul-crushing...