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Time For the Virginia Senate to Honor a True United States...

Lt.Gov. Justin Fairfax's respectful measures to distance himself from the disrespectful Republican Senate speeches honoring slave-owning generals (also) has received nation-wide, even international, notice. The...

Here We Go Again; Virginia LG Justin Fairfax Leaves Dais as...

This is really getting ridiculous. The other day, Virginia Republicans were busy honoring Confederate General "Stonewall" Jackson. Today, it's another Confederate General, this time...

Wednesday News: “Trump asked FBI official Andrew McCabe how he voted...

by Lowell Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for Wednesday, January 24. Trump asked FBI official Andrew McCabe how...

Video: Virginia LG Justin Fairfax Walks Out as Republican Senator Pays...

Check out the video, below, which shows Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax (D) recognizing Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Augusta County). Hanger then proceeds to...

“Ed Gillespie is running a campaign in favor of the pro-slavery...

Any further questions about Ed Gillespie and his race-baiting, xenophobic, campaign from hell for governor of Virginia? ed gillespie is running a campaign in favor...

Video: Shouts of “Shame!” at “Disappointing and Infuriating” PW County Board’s...

The overwhelmingly Republican Prince William County Board of Supervisor (note: this is an all-white board in a majority-minority county) last night was met with...

Video: White Supremacist Corey Stewart Speaks to “Sons of Confederate Veterans”;...

Before watching the unhinged tirade by neo-Confederate Corey Stewart to the "Sons of Confederate Veterans," I urge everyone to read The First White President:...

How Northam Might Handle the Confederate Monuments Issue

Yesterday, in a series of comments on my own piece on "The Republicans' Smart Move on the White Supremacy Issue," which focused on the...

The Republicans’ Smart Move on the White Supremacy Issue

Ordinarily, I don't go public with such an early draft of a piece as this. I expect that a more polished version will be...

Virginia State Sen. Adam Ebbin: “It is long past time that...

From State Senator Adam Ebbin (D-Alexandria/Arlington/Fairfax): The horrific events in Charlottesville last weekend have given new urgency to the important discussion of public monuments to...