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I know that many people are upset of the lack of displays on the state flag of Mississippi around campus. I have a social experiment for those folks. Please open your web browser and surf to www.google.com/images. Search for the term “klan rally.” You will find many iterations of the top left...

I am disheartened at a recent trend developing on the Square: South Depot’s line is out the door. I am a South Depot addict, frequenting weekly. In my...

When the chancellors, past, present and future, along with the faculty, students and alumni who are ashamed of the Ole Miss traditions and Southern heritage...

Dear Editor, Andrew Soper’s article “Ole Miss has become the University of Nowhere” has made a lasting impression on me and many...

In the opinion column in the September 1, 2016 issue of the Daily Mississippian, what the columnist fails to see is that in addition to ISIS, the Syrian...

In response to the Sept. 9 article from guest columnist Andrew Soper: I am a former graduate student at the University of Mississippi who grew up in the...

I must be one of the “willing ignorant” who graduated from Ole Miss 55 years ago and am proud of what the administration is doing.  It is indeed a “sad day” to read a misguided article by one of her students.   Hollaman Raney is 1961 graduate of Ole Miss. ...

I believe that our university is succeeding in regards to sexual, relationship, and/or intimate partner violence prevention. The Violence Prevention Office (VPO) in specific has made great strides in education and prevention of violence on campus. Due to new marketing techniques, the VPO has reached more students than ever before. As a result, reports of sexual assault...

Dear editor, With the university’s decision to discontinue the use of “Dixie” at athletic events, the all-too predictable uproar of those citing “heritage,” “tradition” and “political correctness” surfaced in internet comments and letters to the editor. Many of the people attacking the university have no connection to Ole Miss beyond being a casual fan...

       In this letter, I am stating that I am not at all alone in the Ole Miss Community with my dismay of the inconsiderate and unthinking actions during tailgating on the Grove and the Circle during the home football games.        Whatever the result of the Ole Miss football games, we all know that almost every blade of grass will not survive the estimated...