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  • Sue I really appreciate your perspective, and if that were the background given when the pledge is introduced to children it would go a long way to providing the children with a more genuine view of this country and its traditions - that the USA is far ... More

  • Thank you for carefully crafting your response as kind and certainly thoughtful.  You are right in stating that caring for our children - all of our children - should never be a political statement.  At every turn we should call out Media and elitism ... More

  • Hello Deborah,  That's a great question. We do explain the toys should not be some kind of big expensive toys  things that work are like favorite toy, for example a doll, car, book, stuffed animals.  Children should be able to play with toys.  Going ... More

  • I agree that it is sad. Sad that we live in a country where we criticize the LBGTQ+ community for sharing messages of love and are not able to criticize a pledge that claims to pledge one thing while systemically proving the opposite. ------------------------------ ... More

  • Agreed.  It's a sad world we live in when this even needs to be discussed.  I feel it is acceptable to expose children to the Pledge and Patriotism. ------------------------------ Catrina Conley-Brookover CEO Cathy's Tender Loving Care, LLC Englewood ... More

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