Should the Confederate flag be banned from public schools? | The Tylt
The Orange County Board of Education just rejected a petition to ban the Confederate flag from school grounds. The local NAACP chapter made the request after students, parents, and school employees reported the flag appearing increasingly on school grounds, accompanied by racial harassment. Critics say the flag is a symbol of slavery and white supremacy. Others say the flag stands for "heritage, not hate"—and regardless of its symbolism, displaying it is a free speech right. What do you think?
Should the Confederate flag be banned from public schools?
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