Obama marks Constitution Day by referring to our constitutional rights as 'privileges'

Jason Pye United Liberty 9/17/2014

…In his presidential proclamation marking Constitution Day, President Barack Obama offered some insight into how he views the Bill of Rights. “Our Constitution reflects the values we cherish as a people and the ideals we strive for as a society,” Obama said in the release. “It secures the privileges we […]

Warning: Wearing an American flag T-shirt causes justifable violence

Jonn Lilye This Ain’t Hell 11/11/2011

I’m sure you remember the students who were suspended from school when they wore American flag T-shirts on Cinco de Mayo last year at Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill, CA. Well, federal judge, James Ware has decided that the school was justified in suspending the students’ First […]

Parents Express Anger Over Cinco De Mayo Flap

KTVU News 5/11/2010

MORGAN HILL, Calif. — Heated words were spoken Wednesday night at a packed school board meeting in Morgan Hill as parents railed against administrators in charge of the high school where a controversy over students wearing American flag t-shirts on Cinco de Mayo erupted last week.

Wednesday will mark one week since […]

Students sent home for wearing American flag clothing on Cinco de Mayo

Live Oak High School students from left, Daniel Galli, Austin Carvalho, Matt Dariano and Dominic Maciel were sent home from school Wednesday because they were wearing American flag t-shirts on Cinco de Mayo. Photo by: Lora Schraft

Five Morgan Hill students sent home for wearing American flag T-shirts

Lindsay Bryant Gilroy Dispatch […]