… ‘violent sign of right wing fascism’ … the New America! Still proud? 😳
In a further sign of the violent right-wing fascism that’s been sweeping the nation in recent times, a junior high schoolteacher in Farmington Hills, Michigan has been accused of violently assaulting an 11 year-old student for not standing during the Pledge of Allegiance. Apparently the teacher became so enraged by sixth grader Stone Chaney’s decision not to blindly pledge allegiance to a piece of cloth – one that represents genocide of Indigenous peoples and the enslavement, incarceration and bombing of others – that the homeroom teacher violently snatched the young man from his seat in an attempt to force him into submission. Chaney was undeterred and the teacher has been placed on temporary administrative detention.
According to Stone Chaney, “I don’t pledge to a flag. I pledge to God and family.” This didn’t stop him from being harassed and bullied by yet another one of his teachers on September 8…
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