Category : Virgina

Southeast / Virgina - 1 month ago

NJG Supports 3 Sickle Cell Blood Drives In August

HAMPTON ROADS Three blood drives sponsored by the American Red Cross and the Sickle Cell Association in partnership with Military Circle and the New Journal and Guide are planned in August at Military Circle. The dates are Wednesday, Aug. 12th , Tue...

Southeast / Virgina - 1 month ago

“Nothing But a Man”

It (“Nothing But a Man”) did not presume the goal of assimilation into white society. Instead, the movie illustrated obstacles to and the possibilities for mobilizing black opposition to white supremacy. Continue reading “Nothing But a Man” at The N...

Southeast / Virgina - 1 month ago

Lucas’ Bill Strikes Blow To Gun Violence

HAMPTON ROADS State Sen. Louise Lucas (D) of Portsmouth won a major victory in the fight by Virginia Democrats to reduce gun violence with the passage of SB70 for which she was the chief patron. On July 7 Gov. Ralph Northam signed the bill that now r...

Southeast / Virgina - 1 month ago

Democracy in Peril

We are rightfully concerned about two headline crises in America today—the Coronavirus Pandemic and the ongoing epidemic of police brutality towards African Americans. However, there is at least one other major American crisis—the tearing down of our...