Political protest on Ole Miss campus


Campus police kept the peace on the Ole Miss campus after a protest broke out against President Barack Obama's re-election. {}The disturbance started shortly after midnight at the University of Mississippi. Initial reports called it a riot.{}Witnesses and the student-run TV news station disagreed, saying it was just a protest. There are reports of students yelling racial epithets, throwing rocks at cars and burning an Obama-Biden 2012 sign. {}One person on the scene said he was there the whole time and no rocks were thrown. Police responded and the crowd left.{}According to various media reports, no one was hurt and no was arrested.{}