Tag Archives: Juneteenth

LGBT teens, RYSE Center, mobilize Richmond against hate speech

On Tuesday night at Richmond's City Council meeting, upset residents and members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community, mostly dressed in purple t-shirts and yellow armbands, signed a unity pledge against hate...

Richmond celebrates Juneteenth Festival

The community of Richmond celebrated the Juneteenth Festival this past Saturday, commemorating the abolition of slavery in the United States.