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A New Monument in Richmond
Dr. Colita Fairfax (Norfolk State University)
Maggie Walker was an African American teacher and businesswoman and the first woman of any race to charter a bank in the United States. A monument to her now stands in the former capital of the Confederacy.
Fredericksburg’s Commemorative Landscape
Stephen Hanna (University of Mary Washington)
A town’s historical markers tell visitors the story of a place. But what do they leave out? We take a walking tour of Fredericksburg, Virginia’s historic markers and monuments to understand its untold stories.
A Conversation with Ruby Sales
After the “Unite the Right” rally by white supremacists, Civil rights leader and public theologian Ruby Sales traveled to Charlottesville, Virginia to engage in a public conversation about social justice and spirituality.
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