Published on May 28th, 2014 | by Nick Adams2
Student Refuses To Recite Pledge, But It’s The Teacher In Trouble
May 28th, 2014 | by Nick Adams
Victimhood at it again. This student’s failure to stand for the pledge was disrespectful to America and to military personnel in particular, and her patriotism and national loyalty rightfully has been publicly called into question. The teacher should be applauded.
A New York school district is under fire after an atheist student said her high school teacher threatened to discipline her if she refused to recite the Pledge of Allegiance.
The unnamed Southside High School sophomore objects to saying the words “under God,” and approached the American Humanist Association, a secular activist group, for help.
The Appignani Humanist Legal Center, the organization’s legal arm, sent a letter to the Elmira City School District Tuesday, calling the teacher’s alleged actions “a serious constitutional violation.”
Read more at The Blaze.