Julian Hayter, assistant professor of leadership studies and a member of Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney's Monument Avenue Commission, comments on how Virginia's state election results could affect the debate surrounding Confederate monuments.

Hayter asks, "Would liberals and Democrats leverage the very tenuous power they’ve recently acquired in the General Assembly on the monuments question?"

Read Michael Paul Williams's full column in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.

Associate Professor of Leadership Studies
Modern African American History
American Civil Rights Movement
African American Politics in Richmond, Virginia
American Political Development after 1945