Mississippi moves to change its state flag squib

Nationwide protests against racial injustice and police brutality triggered by the death of George Floyd, a Black man, in police custody, have led to calls for the removal of Confederate statues and other symbols of the legacy of slavery in the United States. The Mississippi House voted 85-34 in favor of the measure, which would need approval in the Senate before going to the Southern state's Republican governor, according to reports. Reeves said the state should find a way to come together, and heal its wounds, "to forgive, to resolve that the page has been turned, to trust each other."
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