I learned about this issue via a tweet from @Macklemore who sings "Same Love" and the Fox News report on this issue. I think it is a problem that a teacher was suspended without pay when playing a song about tolerance, specifically about gay rights, but also applicable to understanding those who are "different" than us. I also think it is inappropriate that this teacher was suspended for doing so when at the request of one of her students. I would like for the South Lyon school district to restore the teacher's pay and continue to evaluate how tolerance and diversity are taught in their schools.
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