Teacher Who Told Students to Pledge Allegiance To Pride Flag, Removed From Classroom

While many students around the country are already dealing with mask mandates, apparently a California teacher instructed her students to pledge allegiance to the gay pride flag when she found the American flag to make her feel “uncomfortable”. Finding the idea to be video worthy, the teacher, Kristin Pitzen, posted a video of her on social media, recalling the story. Now, according to the school district, Pitzen has been put on leave.

TIRED OF THE ADS? BECOME A PREMIUM USER TODAY!!

Annette Franco, a spokesperson for the Newport Mesa School District, told outlets, “We are aware that one of our teachers posted a video on their personal social media that caused alarm and concern related to saluting the American flag.” She added, “Showing respect for our nation’s flag is an important value that we instill in our students and an expectation of our employees. I assure you, we take matters like this seriously and will be taking action to address it.”

MORE NEWS: Actress Rose McGowan Just Told Hillary Clinton She Was “With” Her Husband in a Hotel Room in Shocking Tweet

While Franco said the investigation is still ongoing, she added, “The teacher is no longer in the classroom. We follow due process and our investigation continues.”

Even with Pitzen being removed and the video since deleted, former director of national intelligence Richard Grenell still felt the need to voice his opinion on the matter. “What kind of parent would allow their child to be taught by this wacko? Why are parents turning their kids over to someone they don’t know? I’d like to talk to people who think this is good?!?”

****FOLLOW US ON CLOUTHUB***

As first reported by KTLA, “The school district’s policy requires that each school conducts daily patriotic exercises, including the pledge of allegiance, with an understanding that the pledge is an expression of patriotism and pride in the U.S. But individuals may choose not to participate in the flag salute for personal reasons.”

>>>FOLLOW US ON TELEGRAM>>>

Already mentioned above, the video and Pitzen’s TikTok account have been deleted, but thanks to Twitter, the video was saved and has been viewed 1.6 million times. Not to mention, the original tweet has over 6,000 likes. 

This piece was written by Jeremy Porter on September 4, 2021. It originally appeared in DrewBerquist.com and is used by permission.

Read more at DrewBerquist.com:
ABC’s Raddatz Butchers Biden On Dishonesty Over Afghanistan
WATCH: Taliban Holds News Anchor Hostage While He Tells World, “Don’t Be Afraid”
University Of Wisconsin-Madison Host “Welcome BBQ” For People Of Color Only

Attn: Wayne Dupree is a free speech champion who works tirelessly to bring you news that the mainstream media ignores. But he needs your support in order to keep delivering quality, independent journalism. You can make a huge impact in the war against fake news by pledging as little as $5 per month. Please click here Patreon.com/WDShow to help Wayne battle the fake news media.

Leave a comment