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on September 5, 2016 in World News

School principal who banned American flag because it ‘taunts’ Hispanics reverses course after public outcry

by | Nicole Haas A South Carolina principal couldn’t take the heat and caved to public outrage after banning the American flag.In light of a game against a high school with a high Hispanic demographic, Lou Lavely of Travelers Rest High School barred the American flag from sporting events in order not to “offend” students from opposing teams. Lavely, along with rival Berea High School Principal Mike Noel insisted the ban was to protect the flag from being used in a “taunting” or “unsportsmanlike” manner after reports of students yelling “go home,” had been reported at earlier games, WNCN...

by | Nicole Haas A South Carolina principal couldn’t take the heat and caved to public outrage after banning the American flag.In light of a game against a high school with a high Hispanic demographic, Lou Lavely of Travelers...

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