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Mississippi Segregation

Haley Barbour Has No Excuse

Leonard Zeskind | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Leonard Zeskind

Barbour's recitation of Mississippi history is 180 degrees in the wrong direction. His remarks on Citizens Councils and the Ku Klux Klan can be "clarified" from now until the last racist is voted out of public office.

Amanda Terkel

Haley Barbour Clarifies Controversial Comments | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After facing intense criticism Monday over his comments about civil rights and the White Citizens Council, Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbou...

Nettleton Middle School Segregates Students: Only Whites Can Run For President (UPDATED: School Ends Policy)

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***UPDATE*** MSNBC reports that the school board for Nettleton Middle school met in an emergency session today and voted to reverse its policy of appo...

Mississippi Schools Desegregation Order: Judge Tells County Schools To Comply

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Associated Press A judge on Tuesday ordered a small south Mississippi school district to stop allowing hundreds of white students to transfer out of ...