Occupy Richmond was moved out of Kanawha Plaza early Monday morning, but over the weekend, VA Pride’s chair Amy Lockett, spoke to CBS6 about the protest.
VA Pride used Kanawha Plaza during September’s PrideFest. Richmond’s Tea Party is asking for a roughly $9,000 refund that the city charged them to use the space earlier this year. Occupy’s protesters had been using the space for free.
The following letter is from Attorney General Mark Herring, which was featured in the 2016 Virginia PrideFest Pride Guide. You can read the guide in its entirety here, otherwise check out words from Herring, below: ———- If there was ever a moment for love, courage, and yes—PRIDE!—this is it! We have come so far together [...]