slavery

In this April 10, 2018 photo, a Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation archeologist shows artifacts and discusses what they know about one of the first enslaved Africans to live in English North America in Jamestown, Va.(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
August 28, 2018 - 2:13 pm
By BEN FINLEY , Associated Press JAMESTOWN, Va. (AP) — On a recent afternoon, tour guide Justin Bates pointed to the spot where historic Jamestown's legislature first convened in July 1619. He then gestured toward another nearby spot where some of the first slaves in English North America arrived a...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
July 02, 2018 - 1:44 pm
Richmond, VA _ The Monument Avenue Commission formed by Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney to come up with recommendations for the city's historic avenue, has released a 117 page report containing its recommendations. The commission recommends removing the Jefferson Davis Monument, pending litigation or...
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