They should have never gotten rid of it in the first place. My only hope is that the teachers in the schools include Confederate History Month into their curriculum and teach it with the same amount of zeal that they promote black history month with. LiveLeak.com - Virginia Brings Back Confederate History Month RICHMOND -- Gov. Bob McDonnell has brought Confederate History Month back to Virginia after an eight-year hiatus. McDonnell becomes the first governor since 2001 to designate April to commemorate the secessionist, slaveholding South.