Activists Protest Shockoe Bottom Ballpark Proposal

Richmond Flying SquirrelsA formidable coalition of activists and historical scholars drew a line at Richmond (VA) City Hall today over a proposal to build a new ballpark for the Double-A Richmond Flying Squirrels (Eastern League) in Shockoe Bottom in what one historian called “the heart of the interstate slave trade” in the antebellum South.  Read more and view photo here.

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