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8th Grader Arrested, Suspended for NRA ‘Protect Your Right’ T-Shirt With Image of Gun

An eithe grade student from West Virginia has been arrested, suspended and faces charges for wearing an NRA T-shirt with the image of a firearm and the words "Protect Your Right" printed on it to school.
West Virginia Eighth Grade Student Arrested Charged and Suspended Over NRA Gun T Shirt.

Conflict over Jared Marcum's shirt got him arrested and suspended from school.

http://news.yahoo.com/8th-grader-arrested-suspended-nra-prot...

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Good news update!

Jared returned to school wearing the same 2nd Amendment shirt, along with 100 of his classmates. None were arrested or suspended.
http://www.reagancoalition.com/articles/2013/20130424006-stu...

"When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know Peace." - Jimi Hendrix

made my

Day.

To my Liberal Trolls:
"Really Don't mind if you sit this one out. Your words but a whisper, your deafness a shout. I may make you feel, but I can't make you think."
Ian Anderson 1972

More advertising for the home school movement.

Unfortunately it takes most people getting burned to fear fire. But daily more and more "ordinary people" are getting trampled by this or that aspect of state power.

Hunger is the ultimate awakening. That's still a ways off for most people.

Be brave, be brave, the Myan pilot needs no aeroplane.

Howbout.....

GOA/NRA day.

All pro gun families wear a GOA or NRA T-shirt on a certain day. Just write GOA OR NRA on a T-shirt, front and back. Wear it proudly. Wear it everywhere. Let's see the school system arrest 250,000 kids on a given day.

I'll be calling the GOA/NRA next week, when they reopen. They can announce it on their websites/ flyers and make it happen.

Because: Some animals are more equal than other animals. -Animal Farm-

What the? > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MTIwY3_-ks

bigmikedude's picture

I could never support the NRA dp'er

After endorsing Harry Reid in 2004, and the fact that they even considered endorsing Reid over Angle in 2010 (although they did not endorse him in the end in 2010) was enough to permanently lose any support from me.

GOA maybe, but no NRA.

Had Reid not been re-elected, we might not have Obamacare or a whole lot of other socialist things passed today.

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0810/41538.html

http://thehill.com/blogs/congress-blog/homeland-security/274...

I know bigmike......

AND my track record of what I have said here about the NRA in the past says the same.

My point is not to endorse a certain political group but make a political statement. Making it exclusive GOA would not make the point nor hold the same impact of the word NRA due to the numbers of the groups. NRA is what the layman recognizes.

I guess we could just make it a draw a gun on your shirt day.....

Because: Some animals are more equal than other animals. -Animal Farm-

What the? > http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MTIwY3_-ks

bigmikedude's picture

No doubt you are definitely correct

that more people recognize what NRA stands for than GOA. For statement's purpose it would have more impact.

I should have included that.

Suspended?! Arrested?!

I hope they do fight this to see that the boy's school record *remains* untarnished. If the school feels so strongly about the issue, their only legitimate recourse would be to officially change the dress code - AFTER WHICH it would be in effect.

When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe.
~ John Muir

How do you terrorize an entire school?

Make an example of one child. Every kid in that school will have a deep emotional aversion to anything related to guns now. All the kid did was wear a T-shirt. At the absolute MOST, if the administrators are SOOOOOO afraid of a PICTURE of a gun, they could have asked him to turn it inside and out not wear it in the future. THEY disrupted the educational process, not him.

Love or fear? Choose again with every breath.

im rooting for the next ron

im rooting for the next ron paul to be born from stuff like this, i cant believe one or two wont feel the wrongness, hell if i think about it, seems like ive felt the wrongness all my life, but i never had this "opportunity" to see it first hand, and at such an early age......yeah, if im right, it would take someone with iron steel to withstand the conditioning, imagine someone like that, with values, and a sharp mind tempered by an experience, making him/her the person they are, long shot i know, but i suspect government will be giving many people the "opportunity"

i know its wishfull, but gosh darnit, its hope for the future