Eastern Virginia Medical School to Investigate Racist Photos in Yearbooks


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The Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk issued a statement following the revelation that Virginia Governor Ralph Northam had a photograph of a student in blackface and another student in a Ku Klux Klan costume on his 1984 yearbook page. The governor initially apologized but then later denied that he was one of the people in the picture. Sources stated that students gave yearbook editors photos they wanted on their year book page in sealed envelopes. The university admitted that there were several other “unacceptable” photos that had been published in the yearbooks over the y...