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Mercedes Ricks, an alderwoman in Magnolia, is the state’s only openly gay public official, but a movement is under way to change that.

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With black folks playing the spoiler in the Mississippi Republican Senate primary, bucking many traditional notions about how politics work in the Magnolia State, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people ...


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