Immigration agents detained approximately 680 people during coordinated early-morning workplace raids Wednesday across Mississippi.

Child Protection Services found out about the raid on Wednesday the same way most Mississippians did—from the media.

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Marshall Ramsey, a nationally recognized editorial cartoonist, shares his cartoons and travels the state as Mississippi Today’s Editor-At-Large. He’s also host of a weekly statewide radio program and a television program on Mississippi Public Broadcasting and is the author of several books. Marshall is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and a 2019 recipient of the University of Tennessee Alumni Professional Achievement Award.