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Books can help get the conversation started when talking with your children about racism and social injustice. more

Sep 27, 2017 8:30 AM Living

Richmond magazine staffers took a hard-hat tour of the in-progress Institute for Contemporary Art at VCU; here are our early thoughts. more

Apr 26, 2017 3:05 PM , , Galleries

Hate groups rise in the nation, and at a faster rate in the state. more

Apr 13, 2017 10:42 AM NEWS & FEATURES 1 Comments

The last installation of our series featured workshops that laid bare Richmond's transgenerational racial trauma, offered steps toward healing and taught us the meaning of true diversity. more

Feb 10, 2017 2:40 PM NEWS & FEATURES

Some of Richmond's most brilliant minds converged at the second portion of the Unmasking series and examined how race filters into many aspects of the city's past and present. more

Jan 13, 2017 4:32 PM NEWS & FEATURES

On Dec. 7, nearly 200 Richmonders came together for one purpose: to listen, learn and grow through honest dialogue about race. more

Dec 8, 2016 4:13 PM NEWS & FEATURES

If you knew the hurtful history of blackface, and its ties to Richmond, you'd know what not to ever do. more

Oct 31, 2016 12:00 AM Arts 16 Comments

The Cauldron of Jackson Ward Series (Part 1 of 3): From his father’s storefront, civil rights activist James E. Jackson Jr. saw the plight of exploited black workers and his community’s stand against racism — both touchstones for his life’s work. more

Jun 28, 2016 12:46 PM Features

Richie Pope hopes his illustration will pull the renowned civil rights leader out of the pages of history and into our present lives. more

Jan 18, 2016 1:59 PM Arts

Doug Wilder

courtesy of L. Douglas Wilder

Ahead of a VCU and VUU-hosted symposium on race, the former Governor weighs in on the Black Lives Matter movement, his plans for a national slavery museum, and the city's 2016 mayoral race. more

Oct 15, 2015 2:30 AM News

The Fifth Annual Virginia Commonwealth University Southern Film Festival shows the tangled interrelations of its musical heritage and its presentation in film. more

Sep 10, 2015 5:25 PM Arts

Scholar, activist, author to kick off VCU speaker series more

Sep 2, 2015 2:30 PM Education

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