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Martin Luther King Day should remind us that he was the king of the dream for justice and equality for Black people and all of humanity. A dream for principles that has yet to be realized.
We condemn white supremacy, those who perpetrate it, and those who are complicit–including the outgoing president, who has consistently sought to undermine the will of the people and subvert the peaceful transfer of power.
This op-ed was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch on Dec. 19, 2020.
Giving Tuesday, the global day of giving, is an opportunity to deepen a culture of philanthropy in our communities. The spirit of Giving Tuesday goes beyond the number of donations made.
The special session – which ran longer than regular sessions – is finally ending. The session was convened for two purposes: