As has been frequently reported, Mississippi has the second highest incarceration rate in a nation that has the highest incarceration rate in the world. If that doesn’t give you pause, then this should.
Mississippi’s 2014 law aimed at making public records more accessible at a lower cost usually works well. But there always will be resistance to the idea of openness, and one way to put up a barrier has been to charge large amounts of money before doing the work.
Based on all the information known so far, the College Board’s decision to let University of Mississippi Chancellor Dan Jones go at the end of his contract this year does not seem justified The move has generated widespread disappointment and anger from students, faculty and