Trump, Rejecting Calls to Stay Away, Speaks at Civil Rights Museum

In Jackson, Miss., the president hailed heroes of the civil rights movement even as activists and politicians said his presence insulted the effort to confront the state’s history.

With Trump Visit, Protest May Follow Opening of Civil Rights Museum

With the announcement that President Trump would attend the opening of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, veteran activists debated how to respond.

The Grade Schoolers Have Spoken: Out With a Confederate Icon, In With Obama

A Mississippi elementary school named after Jefferson Davis will be renamed after its mostly black student body researched new options and held a vote.