Councilman Williams Addresses Hate Mail He Received For Not Standing For PledgeCity Councilman Jumaane Williams (D-45th) on Monday addressed hate mail he has received after choosing to sit for the Pledge of Allegiance at a council meeting as a protest against racial injustice.
New York City Councilman Sits During Pledge Of AllegianceA New York City councilman refused to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance Wednesday to protest racial injustice in the United States.
Group Ends Challenge In N.J. To 'Under God' In Pledge Of AllegianceA group has ended its legal challenge against a New Jersey school district to the phrase "under God'' in the Pledge of Allegiance.
Upstate N.Y. School Apologizes For Reciting Pledge Of Allegiance In ArabicDistrict Superintendent Joan Carbone told the Times Herald-Record of Middletown the Arabic reading of the pledge has "divided the school in half.''
N.J. Attorneys Go To Battle Over Phrase 'Under God' In Pledge Of AllegianceAttorneys offered contrasting interpretations of the Pledge of Allegiance during oral arguments Wednesday in a New Jersey family's lawsuit claiming a school district is discriminating against their child's atheist beliefs.
Atheist N.J. Family Sues School District Over 'Under God' Phrase In Pledge Of AllegianceThe lawsuit against the Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District was filed in state court last month and announced Monday by the American Humanist Association.
Councilman Proposes A 'Moment Of Silence' In New York City SchoolsIt’s not clear whether it would come before or after the Pledge of Allegiance, but if Brooklyn City Councilman Lew Fidler has his way city students would start their day with a moment of silence.
B&C Morning Show: Pledge of Allegiance OmissionA decision during U.S. Open coverage caused quite a stir and prompted an apology from NBC, so Boomer & Craig offered their take on the situation.