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American Student Punished for
Refusing to Recite Mexican Pledge

Fox News, by Todd Starnes

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Posted By:ketchuplover, 2/28/2013 1:40:30 AM

A Texas high school student has filed a federal lawsuit against her school and her teachers after she was punished for refusing to salute and recite the Mexican pledge of allegiance. The Thomas More Law Center filed the suit on behalf of Brenda Brinsdon alleging the McAllen Independent School District violated the 15-year-old girl’s constitutional rights when she was forced to recite the Mexican pledge and sing the Mexican national anthem. Brinsdon, who is the daughter of a Mexican immigrant and an American father, refused. She believed it was un-American to pledge a loyalty oath to

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She should have stood up, shouted: "Remember the Alamo!" and sat back down.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: PChristopher, 2/28/2013 1:59:18 AM     (No. 9200199)

Whoever came up with this idea should be fired, flogged and run out of the state. Maybe they could ply their trade in Massachusetts.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JHSMom02, 2/28/2013 2:14:44 AM     (No. 9200206)

Brenda, we, your fellow Americans (and specifically, Texans)are very proud of you. You stood up for what is right. Thank you.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: alpha91c, 2/28/2013 2:19:04 AM     (No. 9200207)

Unfortunately many in So. Texas are confused as to which country they are living in. Some school administrators and teachers are the most confused.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: uno_thatguy, 2/28/2013 2:32:49 AM     (No. 9200212)

The teachers Confused? Hogwash. They´re anti-American and should be sent to live in the country they love so much; as citizens. I lived there and loved it, but always was and still am an AMERICAN. I was never asked nor would I ever have pledged allegience to that country or any other in which I have lived. I am an AMERICAN and always will be!!!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: flatwater, 2/28/2013 3:17:05 AM     (No. 9200225)

More anti-American "educational plans" from the Communists at CSCOPE.

If you child is being subjected to CSCOPE learning plans, please find a way to put a stop to it. CSCOPE actively works to destroy patriotism, denigrate the existence of the United States and glorify America´s enemies.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: TXknitter, 2/28/2013 3:38:52 AM     (No. 9200233)

Frightening that a whole classful of students did not join this precious loyal American girl in her brave refusal to recite this pledge. Attention, danger. My sis lives in DeWitt county and this stuff is not rare.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/28/2013 3:43:47 AM     (No. 9200236)

It´s disgusting that any American student has to put up with this indoctrination BS. Bust the teachers union once and for all and take the administration union with it.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/28/2013 4:25:25 AM     (No. 9200260)

It´s literally insane to force an American citizen into reciting a pledge of allegiance to anther country while the American pledge is on the verge of becoming outlawed.Obviously this teacher should be fired along with his or her administrators.My guess is one of Obama´s czars is behind this.

Even if it´s for symbolic purposes only,congressional republicans should introduce a bill outlawing left wing indoctrination in schools.This case could be used as an example.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: fljack, 2/28/2013 6:40:48 AM     (No. 9200348)

Good for her, shame on the school administration, teacher and school district.

The school district has a policy that it cannot coerce a student to recite the American Pledge of Allegiance, yet can force students to recite the Mexican PLEDGE and salute the Mexican FLAG.

Nuts...Don´t those educators understand the meaning of PLEDGE...it is an OATH...send McAllen a dictionary, please.



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Reply 10 - Posted by: CzndCitzen, 2/28/2013 8:37:01 AM     (No. 9200527)

They call it "La Reconquista" This is disgusting! That brave girl. She was bullied, the teacher needs to be fired.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ASAvet, 2/28/2013 12:38:27 PM     (No. 9201045)

Teacher should be fired ??? How about a tall tree and an old rope.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 2/28/2013 2:00:29 PM     (No. 9201213)

Where do I contribute to her legal fund?

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