Category : Virginia

Southeast / Virginia - 1 month ago

Diversity at Stake in Kavanaugh Hearings

I hope you don’t think the Senate hearings over U.S. Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh is just about reversing Roe v. Wade, and the right to choose. That’s one big issue, for sure. But Kavanaugh’s nomination is about institutionalizing t...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 month ago

UNC Considers Silent Sam’s Future Location

University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol Folt said that the university will not return Confederate statue, ‘Silent Sam’ to where it used to reside, but say where the new location will be. Confederate statue ‘Silent Sam’ after being...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 month ago

White Supremacy: Get Out the Way

by B. Nathan Some might describe Ludacris’s (2001) song, “Move Bitch”as an anthem of fight, strength, and resistance. Others might describe the song as bold, vulgar, and direct. I use the title to describe a recent experience I had working in higher...

Southeast / Virginia - 1 month ago

Michael Steele Appointed Brown Faculty Fellow

Conservative political commentator and former chair of the Republican National Committee, Michael Steele, has been appointed as a faculty fellow at the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs at Brown University. Michael Steele “Mich...