Racist Photo

In this July 31, 2017 photo, the sun sets behind the statue of confederate General Robert E. Lee on Monument Avenue in Richmond, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
February 07, 2019 - 12:48 pm
By DENISE LAVOIE , Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The discovery last week of a racist photo on Gov. Ralph Northam's 1984 medical school yearbook page has served as a glaring reminder that Virginia — a former bastion of slavery and white supremacy— continues to struggle with mindsets shaped...
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Associated Press
February 05, 2019 - 9:24 am
by Alan Suderman RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam clung to his office Tuesday amid intense political fallout over a racist photo in his 1984 medical school yearbook and uncertainty about the future of the state's government. Nearly all of the state's Democratic establishment has...
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Associated Press
February 02, 2019 - 5:27 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and a racist photo in a 1984 yearbook (all times local): 5 p.m. Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam has admitted to wearing blackface while dressing up like Michael Jackson at a dance contest around the time he was in medical school. Northam...
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