Va. governor admits he’s in yearbook page showing Klansman costume, person in blackface – WNCT 9


NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (D), already under fire for comments made on abortion earlier this week, is under increased scrutiny after it was revealed his medical school yearbook page features racist images.

The photos inside Eastern Virginia Medical School’s 1984 yearbook show a person in a Ku Klux Klan outfit and another in blackface. On Friday night, Northam admitted in a statement that he was one of the two people pictured, but didn’t say whether he was in the KKK robe or blackface. (Read more)