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The Truth About Dominion’s Richmond Coliseum Plan

If Richmond told the truth about Dominion's Coliseum plan, every article would begin by stating the most obvious fact: Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney wants...

The Virginia Way, Part 3 – Living Faith in Virginia

by Jeff Thomas I would love to see us do our own work and be proud to be Virginians. — Reverend Ben Campbell *** From Virginia's founding,...

The Virginia Way, Part 2 – New Threats to Old Powers

by Jeff Thomas Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will. —Frederick Douglass No event better illustrated the state of Virginia politics...

The Virginia Way, Part 1 – Historical Myths Constrain Our Present...

A page from the textbook Virginia: History, Government, Geography, which politicians wrote and state government mandated in public middle schools from the 1950s through...

The Cauterized Virginia Way

By Jeff Thomas “My current answer to the paralysis of the Virginia temperament that is so exhibited here is that we had a half-revolution in...

The Last Gasp of Massive Resistance: Richmond’s 2019 Coliseum Scheme

  "Our lesson is, that there are two Richmonds." - Charles Dickens.  On December 8, 2018, Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney led a march of more than a thousand...

Second People’s Caravan for Clean Air and Water

Earlier this year, grassroots healthcare activists formed the first People’s Caravan; a mobile rally for Virginians across the commonwealth to join the fight for...

A Short History of Richmond

The following is a short history of Richmond, as told by Reverend Ben Campbell: Rhodes Scholar, servant leader, author of Richmond’s Unhealed History, and someone who...