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Mississippi: Symbols of State

With its religious motto, Mississippi’s new flag may be even worse than the Civil War banner it replaced.

Mississippi Flag Mississippi
Current flag (left) and former flag. Some people argue that Missippians just exchanged racism for religious bigotry and got an uglier flag to boot.
Mississippi State Seal Mississippi Coat of Arms
State Seal (left) and coat of arms.
Motto Virtute et Armis 1894
Song Go, Mississippi 1962
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