An Oregon Elementary School Teacher Appears to School with a Black Face to Protest Vaccine Obligations


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  • An Oregon elementary school teacher has appeared to work at Blackface to protest the COVID-19 vaccine obligations.

  • Teachers claimed to be dressed up like Rosa Parks, a black civil rights leader.

  • The school district recently banned Black Lives Matter and LGBT pride flags from campus.

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An elementary school teacher in Newberg, Oregon, appeared at school last week in Blackface, claiming to portray Rosa Parks to protest the COVID-19 vaccine obligation. According to Newberg Graphics..

Oregon imposed a vaccination obligation on teachers from kindergarten to high school in August. October 18th.

According to Newberg Graphic, the teacher worked at Mabel Rush Elementary School, which is part of the Newberg School District.

Newburgh School District Issued statement on Monday The district says it takes all cases of racism seriously. The school district said teachers were on leave, although it is not clear from the school district’s statement whether teachers were paid during the leave.

“Last Friday, one of our employees reported on a job at Blackface. The employee was removed from the location and HR took the employee off,” the statement said. increase. “The administration of Newberg Public School condemns all expressions of racism.”

“The employee was taken from the place and HR took the employee off,” the statement read. “The administration of Newberg Public School condemns all acts of racism.”

Blackface cases are part of the pattern of racist cases in school districts.

Just last week, a group of parents warned the school district about a group chat involving several students.Slave trade“Students jokingly bid money on their black classmates, calling for their death and asking for” another Holocaust. “

The news of the “slave trade” game came hours before the Newberg Board of Education passed the new ban on the “slave trade.”Controversial political symbol“At schools that include Black Lives Matter and the LGBT pride flag.

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