Four California high-school students were reportedly suspended for chanting “U.S.A! U.S.A!” and wearing American flag bandanas during a basketball game. While their punishment has since been rescinded, school administrators said “the incident is far from over.” Oxnard Union School District superintendent Gabe Soumakian told Fox News Radio that “we need to pursue this further” and “work with teachers and students and the community about the concept of cultural proficiency.” Soumakian and Camarillo High School principal Glenn Lipman felt that the students’ actions might have had racist undertones since the schools have large Hispanic student populations.
Comments: This isn´t even slightly humorous anymore. I don´t know how we ever get this country back to where it used to be. There have been way too many years that this type of mindset has been embedded into society.
"... Soumakian and Camarillo High School principal Glenn Lipman felt that the students’ actions might have had racist undertones since the schools have large Hispanic student populations."
So Hispanic students are not Americans? We have illegals sitting with Congresspeople at the SOTU, we have illegals telling Congress not to call them illegal since it hurts their feelings at a hearing. So what we are being told is that we are NOT ALLOWED to be proud to be an American. Maybe Lee Greenwood needs to change the words to his song since it is a very sad day in the United States of America when they are telling us we cannot be patriotic. Since it might upset some illegal who has broken our laws and entered the country without going thru the proper channels, we cannot be patriotic since it might upset some liberal with a hate for this country.
Our schools are hopelessly infected with cultural deficiency and have been since at least the 70´s. Time for the parents to step up and put a stop to it. I spent 4 years of my daughter´s high school life fighting cultural liberal rot. Her teachers hated my guts. That´s how I know I was effective.
Is this an example or WHAT, that some in the U.S.A., perhaps even including some public school educators(?!), do not appreciate America the Beautiful, nor the the blood shed by this & earlier generations who gave their, ´full measure,´´ for freedom & opportunity the U.S.A. and that for which it stands?
Racism?!! ...What a tragic ignorance of world history and the principles of freedom upon which America´s Founders established the U.S.A. This generation has received Liberty AND opportunity on a silver platter but will they in turn offer the same assurance for future generations?
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get er done, 2/13/2013 9:42:46 PM (No. 9175105)
The last time I checked, there were FOUR races, Caucasian, Negroid, Mongoloid and Australoid.
Hispanic is not a RACE.
The patriotic students and their parents should sue the living daylights out of the school "authorities" who are attempting to stifle their political speech.
Illegal Hispanics who are offended by free political speech should return to the third world dictatorships they left --- perhaps then they will appreciate American free speech a little more. The legal Hispanics probably DO appreciate their freedoms as American citizens.
USA (other than the Northeast and the West Coast)! USA (other than the Northeast and the West Coast)! USA (other than the Northeast and the West Coast)! USA (other than the Northeast and the West Coast)!
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