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Race, Religion Can Haunt But Mississippi Will Rise to the Occasion

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This article was written by Reverend CJ Rhodes and was first published here on the Clarion-Ledger site. It has been reposted with permission. —– I was introduced to Mississippi’s complicated relationship between race and religion in the first grade. It was nearing Christmas and my teacher gave us a coloring assignment that portrayed the nativity scene. […]

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