Mississippi faces reckoning on Confederate emblem in flag

Alex Smith, 3, sits on his mother's, Maya Teeuwissen, shoulders during a rally and march in downtown Jackson, Miss., in response to the recent death of George Floyd, and to highlight police brutality nationwide including Mississippi, Saturday, June 6, 2020. The Mississippi branch of Black Lives Matter coordinated the events to also encouraged the participants to push leaders to seek long term solutions to issues plaguing the African American community.