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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.

18 mins

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.

10 mins

A Conversation with Ruby Sales

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.

24 mins

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