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In , fourth-grader Avery Jackson became t he first openly transgender subject to grace the cover of National Geographic , sparking national conversation. Columbia embodies this tug between entrenched old South sensibilities and modern progressive influences.
The Washington Post. Gay Express. Views Read Edit View history. Mississippi: Jackson A welcoming oasis in a gay-unfriendly state Population: , Bona fides: In , Unite Mississippi started a Pride parade here that Kit Williamson, a Jackson native and actor on Mad Men , came home to emcee in
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Please re-enter. But many social conservatives live in the 'burbs, and they can't vote in this election. You must select a newsletter to subscribe to. In the general election, the city's primary newspaper endorsed both Parker and Locke.