/Black Mississippi senators walk out during CRT vote

Black Mississippi senators walk out during CRT vote

The Mississippi Today political team discusses the events in Mississippi’s Senate on January 21. Every Black senator walked out of this chamber while their white counterparts voted on a bill that purportedly banned critical race theory. This was an unusual move. You can listen to more episodes from The Other Side. To support this work, you can make a regular donation to us today as we celebrate our Spring Member Drive. Our reporters give a human face to policy’s impact on everyday Mississippians by listening more closely and understanding their communities. To ensure that our work is aligned with the priorities and needs of Mississippians, we are listening to you. Click the button below to let us know what you think.