Latest from Petula Dvorak
Veterans say they’re tired of being used as props by a guy who got out of serving
  • Jul 2, 2020
Virginia is finally doing something about it as a package of common-sense laws goes into effect this week. Other states need to do the same.
  • Jun 29, 2020
Let’s start with Confederate names still woven into our daily lives. Lee Highway? Really?
  • Jun 25, 2020
Woody Guthrie accused Fred Trump of racism in unpublished lyrics found at Tulsa’s Woody Guthrie Center.
  • Jun 20, 2020
After weeks of nonstop protests near the White House and throughout the nation’s capital, Juneteenth this year has taken on additional significance for many demonstrators.
  • Jun 20, 2020
Crowds gather across the nation in remembrance of the 1865 decree that freed the enslaved in Texas.
  • Jun 19, 2020
Maybe now we’ll understand how whitewashed history education is.
  • Jun 18, 2020
A pair of college students are finding icy stares and insults as they work to remove Confederate symbols from their cul-de-sac.
  • Jun 15, 2020
It’s not about getting rid of police. It’s about smarter spending — fewer batons and bayonets, more social workers and drug counselors.
  • Jun 11, 2020
The D.C. mayor and a whole group of other African Americans are shaming a flailing president and exposing his racism.
  • Jun 8, 2020