KEVIN COOPER, Publisher, Natchez Democrat: State leaders wrong on flag controversy

Many state leaders have thrown their support behind changing the state’s most public symbol to one less offensive.

Bryant and Reeves have taken the chicken way out. Both men have dodged the public debate by simply not choosing a side…

…Bryant and Reeves’ unwillingness to take a stand illustrates to me they care more about not offending someone than truly what’s best for Mississippi.

Natchez Democrat