Past Events

What's Ahead in 2021

As the balance of power continues to shift in Virginia, it’s important for us to stick together and work as a team to protect our civil rights and civil liberties.

February 4, 2021

Block The Vote: The Deliberate Suppression of the Black Vote

The Right to Vote coalition and the Richmond Public Library welcome you to Block The Vote: The Deliberate Suppression of the Black Vote. This exhibit traces the history of voter suppression and felony disenfranchisement in Virginia and throughout our nation.

October 19, 2020 to
January 31, 2021

Legalize Marijuana Right

Virginia is on the verge of legalizing marijuana. It’s important that lawmakers center racial justice and social equity as they debate the ins and outs of legislation to legalize marijuana in Virginia.

January 14, 2021

Suppressed 2020: The Fight to Vote

The Virginia Right to Vote Coalition and the Richmond Public Library are hosting a free screening/panel discussion at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct.

October 20, 2020

ACLU-VA Northern Virginia Chapter 2020 Crabfest

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 Northern Virginia Crabfest & Annual Meeting has been cancelled. If you miss us, we hope you'll join us in Arlington on Sept. 12 for the ACLU-VA Annual Meeting.

June 7, 2020