Tag: Bigotry

The New Face of Massive Resistance — Anderson, Candland and Lawson Threaten Schools in Defense of Segregationist

The weekly Prince William Today reported in its April 29th edition that Prince William County Republican Supervisors Ruth Anderson, Pete Candland, and Jeanine Lawson have been threatening substantial reductions in school funding in response to the School Board’s recent decision to strike the name of a Virginia segregationist from a Neabsco district middle school. Other

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Godwin Conclusion — Check out the Counts

We’ve received quite a few inquiries asking for a summary of the Godwin decision at last Wednesday’s School Board meeting. As our “About Us” page notes, we’re more about pointing out hypocrisy, corruption, bigotry and the like, as opposed to reporting on the outcome of specific events. For an excellent summary of recent School Board

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Mills E. Godwin, Jr. “Navigating”

As we recently reported, Delegate Rich Anderson (R-51) on March 16, 2016, asserted that Mills E. Godwin, Jr., deserved to be honored with the name of a school because he “navigated a very dark period in American history.”  Godwin was an acknowledged leader in Virginia’s “Massive Resistance” movement to the Supreme Court and Federal Government’s

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Rich Anderson (R-51) Defends a Segregationist

Some of the most emphatic comments we’ve received (not all of which could be printed) concerned remarks made by Delegate Rich Anderson (R-51) at a recent school board meeting where he defended the late segregationist Mills E. Godwin, Jr. People get that many in the Godwin Middle School community were taken aback by the abrupt,

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School Board Member’s Family Subjected to Racist Threat

The ugly specter of racism emerged from the sewer again in Prince William County, this time to threaten the family of Potomac District School Board representative, Justin Wilk.  Mr. Wilk’s wife recently found in the family’s mailbox a Confederate flag with the words “N*$%&R LOVER” painted on it in black lettering.  Wilk has confirmed the

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