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Join a Committee to Claim Alexandria’s Equal Justice Initiative Monument

By Elizabeth Moscoso ALEXANDRIA,VA- Alexandria has begun the process to claim its Equal Justice Initiative monument in solemn recognition of its two documented lynchings. Alexandria...

Join a Committee to Claim Alexandria’s Equal Justice Initiative Monument

Alexandria, VA – Alexandria has begun the process to claim its Equal Justice Initiative monument in solemn recognition of its two documented lynchings. Alexandria...

Alexandria to Honor Lynching Victims by Claiming National Memorial for Peace...

  Steel pillar monument honors Alexandria victims Joseph McCoy and Benjamin Thompson. By James Cullum Alexandria’s past is imperfect, but embracing that fact gives the city its...

Alexandria to Honor Lynching Victims by Claiming National Memorial for Peace...

ALEXANDRIA, VA - Alexandria’s past is imperfect, but embracing that fact gives the city its strength. On Tuesday, the Alexandria City Council unanimously approved...

Alexandria’s African American History

Telling the Whole Story By Glenda C. Booth The white brick building at 315 Cameron Street was a thriving oyster house from 1803 to 1824, attracting...
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