“As a black man, I disagree. I think they should stay. They’re not hurting anything.”

Ron West, Doylesfield, Georgia

“I don’t agree with it.”

Ava Wiggand, Mount Vernon

“It’s ridiculous. It’s part of history.”

Mel Mowery, Mount Vernon

“If you tear down history, it is going to be repeated, so why tear down your history?”

Hannah Poorman, Coshocton

“I think it’s disgusting.”

Ed Wilke, Apple Valley

“I kind of go back and forth on it. Anything Confederate seems anti-American because they were trying to tear the country apart. At the same time, I understand the cultural aspects.”

Michael Lawn, Mount Vernon


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