Virginia Archives

He Was Betrayed by ICE, And Now He’s Marked for Death — But Wants His Story Told

April 11, 2018

The Challenges of reporting on a Teenager Marked for Death by Hannah Dreier ProPublica How do you write about a teenager who wants his story told, when there is no safe way to tell it? That was the dilemma we…

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Democratic Candidate ‘Dragged’ from Legislature For Exposing Corruption ‘Guilt’

February 13, 2018

West Virginia House of Delegates security personnel forcibly removed a woman from the House floor on Friday. Lissa Lucas went to the state capital in Charleston to participate in public testimony regarding a piece of pending legislation. The bill that was under…

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Emboldened Democrats Set Sights on Huge GOP Seat After Tuesday’s Anti-Trump Trouncing

November 9, 2017

Paul Ryan’s seat allegedly a priority for Democrats in 2018 as hopes for a “blue wave” takeover of the House are emboldened The rash of electoral victories Tuesday night has Democrats expanding their vision for a 2018 wave election that…

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Watch CNN’s Chris Cuomo Wipe the Floor With Confederate-Loving Republican Over Charlottesville

August 18, 2017

Chris Cuomo Destroys Trump Apologist CNN’s Chris Cuomo held GOP candidate Corey Stewart‘s feet to the fire over the false and tired comparisons Conservative extremists are desperately trying to draw between hate-filled, violent organizations like the KKK and actual Nazis and…

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Descendants of Stonewall Jackson Pen Emotional Letter, Ask for ‘Removal of all Confederate Statues’

August 17, 2017

Scions of Infamous Confederate General Call the Statues  ‘Overt Symbols of Racism and White Supremacy’ In the wake of the Charlottesville terrorist attack, America has once again begun to reassess the way it puts the Civil War into perspective. Now, the…

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Trump Has Eliminated Any Middle Ground: You’re Either With Him, or Against Racism

August 16, 2017

Are You With Racist White Nationalists, Or Against Them? Trump Declared Which Side He’s On Tuesday Afternoon, Donald J. Trump shoved an orange toe into the sand, dragging it from left to right as accurately and as lengthy as his…

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This World War II Vet Has a Chilling Warning about Trump and the Charlottesville N*zi Terrorists

August 15, 2017

WWII Veteran Sees Horrifying Echo of the Past in Trump and KKK/Nazi Actions On Saturday, white supremacists and Nazis marched through Charlottesville, Virginia to rally against the removal of a Robert E. Lee statue. Though their gathering was described widely…

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A New Generation of Hate Rises In America – And Trump is a Symptom of the Disease

August 14, 2017

by A.C. Thompson, ProPublica, and Karim Hajj, special to ProPublica, The white supremacist forces arrayed in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend — the largest gathering of its sort in at least a generation — represented a new incarnation of the…

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‘Don’t Be Evil’: Google Follows GoDaddy’s Lead, Drops Right Wing Hate Site After N*zi Attack

August 14, 2017

Right-Wing Neo-Nazi Website The Daily Stormer Dropped By GoDaddy After Charlottesville Terror Attack UPDATE: Google canceled The Daily Stormer’s domain registration Monday just hours after the hate site had signed up to use them. As of this moment, Google is still…

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