From Campus Reform: On the eve of Veteran’s Day, Hampshire students upset over Donald Trump’s election burned an American flag that had been lowered to half-staff on a campus flagpole, prompting a national controversy that…
Topic: flag ban
The Travelers Rest High School community saw a flag ban instituted by the school’s principal due to taunting in previous years by flag-waving attendees toward others, which upset some in the community.
Campus Reform noted that the ban on hanging flags in one’s dorm room window is to prevent Confederate flags or Nazi flags from being displayed in windows.
California high school students were banned from wearing t-shirts with an American flag on it because the courts felt the school had to preserve an orderly environment during Cinco de Mayo activities.
Of course the professors signed onto the petition to bring back the flag ban in a student building.
There’s a new f-word at the University of California at Irvine: FLAG. Higher education is teaching students to think critically all right — about their own country. In a head-shaking move even by California standards,…