The Prince Georgeâ€™s County Board of Education tabled a proposal to remove police officers from schoolsÂ Thursday evening. â€œIâ€™m very disappointed that we didnâ€™t have a substantive debate or conversation about this issue,â€ member Edward Burroughs III said. â€œThis issue is a matter of great importance to our public, and so I thought a thoughtful discourse would have been appropriate.â€ There…
The recent protests over the death of George Floyd and Black Lives Matter revived the decades-old debate over the name of Washington, D.C.â€™s NFL team. The Washington Redskins participated on twitter in Blackout Tuesday, posting a black square calling for racial equality. Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez replied to the Redskins, commenting, â€œWant to really stand for racialÂ justice? Change your name.â€ â€œThat…
RNC officials had said earlier this week that Jacksonville was a front-runner to host the GOP convention after backing out of Charlotte.
The chairman of the U.S. Naval Academy’s Board of Visitors is calling for the removal of names of two members of the Confederacy from buildings at the academy
A leading white nationalist figure in the U.S. blames his notoriety for his failure to pay a lawyer to defend him against a lawsuit over violence that erupted at a Virginia rally that he helped organize
Freshman Virginia GOP congressman Denver Riggleman has a conservative voting record and the strong backing of President Donald Trump but is still in danger of losing his seat this weekend in a Republican nominating contest
Virginia Beach is considering painting Black Lives Matter down its oceanfront boardwalk after a Grammy-winning musician from the city supported the idea on social media
An amendment approved by the Armed Services Committee would strip Confederate names and symbols from military facilities within three years.