Tag: Equal Justice Initiative

Our View: Living history

Three years ago, Alexandria City Council approved a plan to honor the memory of two lynching victims, Joseph McCoy and Benjamin Thomas, by collecting...

A southward journey: City plans Alabama pilgrimage to honor lynching victims

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] City of Alexandria officials are currently planning a trip, tentatively scheduled for October 2022, to Montgomery, Alabama to honor two victims...

Alexandria celebrates Black History Month

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] As part of Black History Month, the city will be hosting events throughout February aimed at educating the community about...