Opinion

On Religion: News from China, with Ties to the Legacy of Baptist Hero Lottie...

The news reports shocked Christians worldwide, as Chinese police units demolished the giant Golden Lampstand Church in Shanxi Province early in 2018. It was just...

Op-ed: Does Your Company’s ‘Good’ Insurance Actually Cover Mental Healthcare?

By Billy Young CEO of Right Track Medical Group info@righttrackmedical.com This fall, a federal judge in Jackson ruled that Mississippi is not providing community mental-health services that...

Op-ed: Let Innovation Happen in Mississippi

By Brett Kittredge Director of Marketing and Communications for Mississippi Center for Public Policy kittredge@mspolicy.org Today’s technology has helped usher in what is commonly referred to as...

Blog: Find Your ‘Why’ for Exercising

*Editor's Note: Hottytoddy.com is introducing a new wellness blog by Oxford attorney Amy Pietrowski. In the monthly columns, she will write about health, overall...

On Religion: SBC president gets blunt on sexual abuse. What happens now?

For decades, Southern Baptist leaders rolled their eyes whenever there were headlines about clergy sexual abuse cases. That was -- wink, wink -- a Catholic...

Column: My Culture is Not a Costume

By Dr. Katrina Caldwell and Dr. Noel Wilkin Vice Chancellor for Diversity & Community Engagement, Provost & Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs As the...

Letter to the Editor: State Leaders Should Adopt Legislation to Eliminate IHL

By Kevin Frye District 1 Supervisor, Lafayette County Candidate, Mississippi Senate District 9 kevin@electfrye.com Process matters! This is one of the most valuable lessons I’ve learned as a...

On Religion: Define ‘Evangelical,’ Please — the 2019 Edition

There is no record that political pollsters in ancient Rome even knew that Jesus of Nazareth told a Jewish leader named Nicodemus that he...

Opinion: Vaping Bans Will Only Create a Larger Black Market

By Brett Kittredge kittredge@mspolicy.org America has a poor record of accomplishment when it comes to blanket government prohibitions, yet that doesn’t mean lawmakers will use history...

Letter to the Editor: Board of Trustees Held Hearing, Not Listening Sessions

By Graham Bodie, Ph.D. Professor of Integrated Marketing Communications graham@listenfirstproject.org Several news outlets across the state have reported on the “listening sessions” convened by The Board of...