Austin Reed Edenfield pleaded guilty to a federal civil rights charge on Thursday after acknowledging he helped Graeme Phillip Harris and another student place a noose on the neck of the statue in February 2014.
A 61-year-old Mississippi man was arrested and charged with detonating an explosive after he threw a bomb at a Walmart store because the chain stopped selling Confederate Flags.
The beautiful Courtney Roxanne Pearson has made history! She was crowned the first African American Homecoming queen at University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) this past weekend. The school was segregated until 50 years ago so this is a big deal. :) She beat a White student by less than 100 votes coming in at 1,477 to […]
On October 1, 1962 James Meredith became the first African American student to enroll at the University of Mississippi. See the historical footage from this day here.