I lived in Meridian from '81-'83 ... there were still severe tensions, just not out in the open.
Its interesting how they try to link this with being Christian. Sounds like homonazis. I'm not trying to take away from the seriousness of the crime and the need for justice, but this is so inflammatory to race relations in this country. It makes me think about Hiliary 2008
It's a shame some people retain the such hate, every today.