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Speaking Out on the ‘Day of Silence”

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Johnny may not be able to read, write or do math, but he sure knows a lot about left-wing activism.

By Michael Swartz · at The Patriot Post/https://patriotpost.us/articles/55621-speaking-out-on-the-day-of-silence

In a school year strewn with protests and walkouts such as those inspired in reaction to the Parkland massacre, the annual school-based, Rainbow Mafia-driven protest known as the “Day of Silence” may not pack the punch it has in previous years — particularly when the very nature of the protest is that of not speaking out verbally.

But for those of us who graduated in an age free of endless interruptions for every left-wing cause imaginable, an explanation is in order. According to GLSEN, the permanent acronym that used to stand for Gay and Lesbian Independent School Teachers Network, an organization that promotes a pro-“LGBTQ” agenda: “The Day of Silence is a national movement to highlight the silencing and erasure of LGBTQ students in school, which demands that school leaders take action to be more inclusive.” Instead of speaking, students are instructed to hand out small cards that express the GLSEN talking points. Participating schools may also have silent classes if the particular teachers support the idea.

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