Virginia

Watch: Virginia Removes 12-Ton Robert E. Lee Confederate Monument

The statue was erected in 1890.
09/08/2021

Seven Black Men Executed for Rape in 1951 Pardoned in Virginia

None had a lawyer present at interrogation
09/02/2021

Va. Black Man Wounded 10 Times By Deputy Who Mistook His Phone For Gun

Isaiah Brown is in intensive care after the shooting.
04/26/2021

Justin Fairfax Accuses Former Virginia Governor Of Treating Him Like George Floyd And Emmett Till

He slams McAuliffe for his reaction to accusations.
04/08/2021

Virginia Becomes First Southern State To Abolish Death Penalty

Gov. Ralph Northam says "it is the moral thing to do.”
03/26/2021

This Day in Black History: Dec. 19, 1875

Black historian and educator Carter G. Woodson was born.
12/19/2020