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Pledge to pledge

Pledge to pledge

A refresher on the history and requirements of the flag salute and national anthem in schools
By Nolan DeGarlais, Editor-in-Chief May 1, 2017

The Pledge of Allegiance, familiar to most involved in the American education system, has created much controversy over the course of its nearly 125-year long existence. The official text of the pledge...

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