You’ve heard that high school administrators in the Hudson Valley apologized for having the Pledge of Allegiance recited in Arabic for one morning during National Foreign Language Week. 566 more words
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Arabic-Language Pledge Super-Seriously Offends Relatives of Veterans Killed In Pashto- and Dari-Speaking Afghanistan
Well, America, this is where we’re at in 2015: we are literally offended by the existence and use of languages that aren’t English.
Or at least, that’s the takeaway from a charming little story in upstate New York, where the… 443 more words
Birth in the United States, the Pledge of Allegiance, and the Cluster of Signs, Symbols, and Sounds Called "English"
Yesterday too many people across the Internet were “losing their mind” over students at a Pine Bush, New York, school saying the Pledge of Allegiance in Arabic as part of a diversity celebration. 682 more words
I remember having to recite the Pledge of Allegiance in French. I didn’t think I was being disrespectful to the United States of America or the brave men and women who protect it. 411 more words