Today marks the 50th anniversary of campus violence at Ole Miss over the admission of James Meredith.
- NPR interview with Meredith
- Photographs from Ole Miss Special Collections
- Interpretation by James Sakoguchi
- Student-produced documentary on Confederate symbology at Ole Miss
- James Meredith’s new autobiography, A Mission from God: A Memoir and Challenge for America
- New York Times Op-Ed by Kitty Dumas, “Goodbye, Colonel Rebel”
We have a front-row seat at American history, with a debt we can never repay no matter our achievements. We are like refugees, not from another country but from another time, carrying memories that propel us forward. – Dumas
Thank you, James Meredith.