Students waved a Confederate flag inside their high school’s cafeteria in retaliation to 60 pride flags being handed out around the campus this month. On December 9 the students at the West Plains High School in Missouri decided to distribute the rainbow pride flags – in a symbol of solidarity with LGBTQ pupils. Hours later, some of their fellow students responded by flying a different banner – the Confederate flag, seen by many as a symbol of white supremacy and racial division, while those who fly it high maintain it’s about southern pride. The same students also posted on Snapchat an image of the Confederate flag waving, with these words; ‘If they can fly their queer flags, others can fly their rebel flags. Butt hurt?’ Students flew the Confederate flag inside their school cafeteria after other students distributed 60 rainbow flags as a symbol of solidarity with their LGBTQ peers Last week, the student who bought the rainbow flags Rose Schilmoeller, told KY3, she thought it was a ‘good way to show people that they are not alone’. She said after sharing the flags she saw many carrying them in their backpacks and wearing them in their hair. ‘I was… Read full this story
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