Virginia Governor Declares April Confederate History Month

American VoicesLocalrace ISSUE 46•14 Apr 9, 2010

Arousing the ire of civil rights leaders and many residents of his state, Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell has declared April to be Confederate History Month. What do you think?

  • “I can't think of a more beautiful time and place to revel in defeat than Virginia in April." ”

    Susan Pollit –
    Systems Analyst

  • “Take that, big federal health care bill." ”

    Joe Cook –
    Cage Clerk

  • “Slavery shouldn't stop us from celebrating Confederate History Month anymore than terrorism stops us from celebrating Bin Laden’s Day."”

    Keith Hill –
    Instant Print Operator