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letters | controversy stirred on Sept. 11

Politically correct — and all wrong

My reaction to reading that Concord-Carlisle High School omitted the Pledge of Allegiance and substituted a Muslim poem on the anniversary of Sept. 11 (Metro, Sept. 13) was, “WHAT?!”

The wrong-headed thinking of leaders in our public schools, who attempt political correctness and diversity at all costs, is why parents are choosing to home school.

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I am appalled.

Barbara Badstubner


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