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Pico Rivera City Councilman Gregory Salcido (far left) speaks after fellow council members and the public blast him for anti-military comments. ... The Pico Rivera City Council is demanding the resignation of one of its own members after he was caught on video delivering an anti-military rant in a classroom ...
PICO RIVERA, Calif. -- City Council members in a Los Angeles suburb passed a resolution Tuesday night condemning and asking for the resignation of one of their colleagues who in his work as a school teacher called members of the U.S. military "the lowest of our low." "God bless America!" one Pico ...

Leaders in Pico Rivera on Tuesday could ask for the resignation of Gregory Salcido, the councilman and El Rancho High school teacher who was recorded making anti-military remarks late last month. The Pico Rivera city council will vote on whether to ask Salcido -- who is expected to make his first public ...
With reference to your recent editorial, "Failing rant": You can rest assured that the vast majority of Whittier College graduates have both a great respect for our military and a commendable degree of intellectual sophistication. John W. Outland, WC '64. Professor emeritus,University of Richmond. Henrico.
American Legion members honored Victor Quinonez for recording his teacher's anti-military rant in a classroom at El Rancho high school. ... A student who secretly recorded his teacher going on an anti-military rant in the classroom was honored aboard the U.S.S. Iowa by a veterans group in San Pedro on ...
The student, Victor Quinonez, is a senior at El Racho high school, and secretly recorded his history teacher Gregory Salcido making a number of derogatory remarks in class about the military and military recruiters, including calling them "the lowest of the low." When Quinonez' video went viral, he was ...

A special invitation has been given to the local student who shot the video of a high school teacher going on an anti-military rant. (KABC). KABC. By ABC7.com staff. Friday, February 09, 2018 07:52AM. PICO RIVERA, Calif. (KABC) --. A special invitation has been given to the local student who shot the video of a high school ...
Parents, veterans and community members voiced their outrage to a Pico Rivera school board Tuesday over an anti-military rant made by a teacher and city councilman. (KABC). KABC. By Leanne Suter. Wednesday, February 07, 2018 07:21PM. Pico Rivera, California --. Parents, veterans and community members ...
Los Angeles, CA -- Several people attending a public El Rancho Unified school District board meeting called for El Rancho High school teacher Gregory Salcido to be fired over his anti-military rants, it was reported Wednesday. The bleachers in the El Rancho gym were overflowing Tuesday evening ...
PICO RIVERA (CBSLA) -- Parents and veterans packed Tuesday night's El Rancho school Board meeting in Pico Rivera to speak out against the history teacher who ranted against the U.S. military. 12th grader Victor Quinonez and his parents were there. Quinonez became world famous after making a ...
Victor Quinonez, a senior at El Rancho high school, secretly recorded the 49-year-old Salcido's anti-military rant in January that he says started when the teacher confronted him in front of his classmates about a Marine shirt he was wearing. "Why are you wearing that Marine shirt. I thought you were going ...
Yes. Freedom of speech doesn't include falsely yelling "fire" in a crowded theater. I also don't want my tax dollars used to pay a "teacher" to try and indoctrinate my kids with hatred and disrespect for those very people who serve our country, and protect this jerk's right to "free speech." Many members of our ...
Josh West, R-Grove, today issued the following statements in response to California high school history teacher Gregory Salcido's anti-military rant in front of his classroom. The tirade was captured on video by a student and shared virally on social media. Salcido has been placed on administrative leave by ...
El Rancho high school government teacher Gregory Salcido has been on administrative leave since the video went viral. Salcido, who also serves as an elected city council member in Pico Rivera, launched into an anti-military lecture when two of his students wore Marine garb to class. (See earlier story.).
We recently ran a post about California history teacher Gregory Salcido, who has been placed on leave for saying incredibly offensive things about members of the military. Victor Quinonez, the student who recorded Salcido's rant, recently appeared on FOX and Friends with his lawyer who said Victor and ...
Roughly 100 veterans and military supporters staged a demonstration Friday outside El Rancho high school in Pico Rivera over an anti-military rant made by a teacher. (KABC). KABC. By Rob Hayes. Friday, February 02, 2018 06:19PM. PICO RIVERA, Calif. (KABC) --. Roughly 100 veterans and military supporters staged a ...
The Recruit Training Regiment color guard raises the American flag during the emblem ceremony for Echo Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, and Oscar Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, April 8, 2017, on Parris Island, S.C. (Lance Cpl. Joseph Jacob/Marine Corps). By now we're sure you've ...

In this Jan. 17, 2018 file photo, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly appears on Special Report with Bret Baier on Fox News in Washington.Carolyn Kaster / AP Photo. PICO RIVERA, Calif. -- White House Chief of Staff John Kelly said Wednesday that a Los Angeles-area high school teacher "ought to go to ...
Several anti-militarist actions were held in Yerevan following the celebrations of the Armenian army Day on January 28, according to epress.am. In addition to surveys about military service conducted on the city streets and in social networks, the anonymous organizers also distributed stencils depicting a ...
A Pico Rivera teacher is in hot water after a video of his anti-military comments in class went viral. Gregory Salcido, El Rancho high school history and government teacher, berated a student for wearing a military sweatshirt with a Marine logo. Salcido called the military, "lowest of the low" and went on a rant ...
El Rancho Unified school District, located at 9333 Loch Lomond Drive, Pico Rivera. Photo by Sandra Molina, Whittier Daily News/SCNG. By Hayley Munguia | hmunguia@scng.com | San Gabriel Valley Tribune. PUBLISHED: January 30, 2018 at 6:18 pm | UPDATED: January 30, 2018 at 7:53 pm. While thousands called for ...
Cadets at The Citadel (So. Carolina) A high school teacher deserves to be fired for his classroom rant that denigrated members of the U.S. armed forces, says a U.S. Army veteran. In video recordings made by a student, El Rancho High teacher Gregory Salcido ridicules the military as the "lowest of the low" ...
Los Angeles (CBSLA) -- Officials from a Southern California city are roundly condemning disparaging comments made about members of the U.S. military by a local teacher. Audio first emerged over the weekend of history teacher and Pico Rivera Council Member Gregory Salcido telling students U.S. ...
A popular lunch special at Zapien's Salsa Grill named to honor El Rancho High teacher and Pico Rivera City Councilman Gregory Salcidowas was pulled from the menu Sunday in response to videos that surfaced two days prior in which he is heard making anti-military remarks. Chef Marco Zapien named ...
Ironically, around veterans Day in 2017, the newest addition to the Philadelphia Phillies, Gabe Kapler, was publically called out by Nick Francona for his insensitivity to those who previously served in the United States military. Francona believes he was unjustly fired by the Los Angeles Dodgers, with ...
... to sieve out and react to all the ones that will be anti-government, be anti-military, (and) be anti-security. We tackle them appropriately with appropriate responses." The statement lent credence to the reports that security agencies now routinely tap citizens' phones, especially in the federal capital, Abuja.
The burning question for all you Trump haters, "What has Pres. Trump taken away from you?" So far as I can see nothing. Wed Jan. 16 was the dance of the stupid on steroids. First Corey Booker one of the most anti-military senators crying crocodile tears to the homeland secretary. Coming on the heels of ...
Suu Kyi also ensures a pragmatic approach to engaging the military, which remains the most powerful institution in Myanmar and maintains a 25 percent bloc in parliament. But with many NLD members being vehemently anti-military, they may not want to take the same path. This would put NLD in direct ...
It is also an implicit answer to the anti-military movies typical of post-Vietnam Hollywood. We see American troops, armed to the teeth, in a terrifying situation, in a savage world. How will they conduct themselves? In this story they retain their American ethics, the intelligence necessary to deal with every ...
Democrats had decided this would be the moment to play the government-shutdown card but then folded before a showing of all hands. They did so as soon as they felt the public's wrath fueled by a well-orchestrated campaign by Republicans that painted them as anti-military and pro-illegal immigration.
... there had been legal proceedings with regards to the NROs, concerning ex-president General Pervez Musharraf and former President Asif Ali Zardari. The forum demanded of the Ministry of Defence to make public the investigations, carried out in the anti-military camping by Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif.
Anti-Flag didn't start decrying injustice because Donald Trump's an asshole, says singer/bassist Chris Barker, whose left-wing pop-punk band will play Summit music Hall's Punks Against Trump event Saturday, January 20, commemorating the anniversary of Inauguration protests. The group, which has ...
He forged a career as a lawyer and writer, spending time in jail for his text "militarism and anti-militarism." While in jail, he still managed to win election into the Prussian Landtag, and in 1912 he was elected to the Reichstag. Despite the fact that he was a parliamentarian, he was sent off to the eastern front ...
I had been part of the anti-military Campaign for democracy, CD leadership which had shut down Lagos and parts of the country a decade before to force out General Ibrahim Babangida from power. I reached out to the veterans of that struggle and decided on the same method of mobilisation.
White has taken a knee at every home football game and at every basketball game she has cheered for, with the exception of veterans Day weekend because of criticism circling the movement, claiming it to be "anti-military and anti-American" or disrespectful of the flag, she said. "Both my grandparents ...
A decorated Iraq veteran is to take charge at the National army Museum following accusations its £24m revamp is too politically correct and anti-military. Critics of the new look Chelsea-based museum welcomed the appointment of former Brigadier Justin Maciejewski as a sign trustees would "rescue that ...
Last year, Taha Siddiqui was issued a notice by Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to summon him for his anti-military comments. Taha Siddiqui filed a petition in the Islamabad High Court challenging the summons and alleged that he had harassed him over the phone. He won a repirve from Islamabad ...
Guillermo del Toro's beautifully crafted, fully realized new film The Shape of Water is a smart, funny, passionate sendup of Cold War hysteria and current right-wing white supremacy. Writer-director del Toro may have set his noir thriller, anti-militarist love story in the early 1960s, but he adroitly uses the past ...
But it was an element of the original messaging -- a theme that is as offensive to many fans as an anti-military message. Yet, this storyline has lost some vigor over the past two months. Perhaps a rash of highly publicized, horrific murders of police officers has made this charge a bit too inconvenient for the ...
But it was an element of the original messaging - a theme that is as offensive to many fans as an anti-military message. Yet, this storyline has lost some vigor over the past two months. Perhaps a rash of highly publicized, horrific murders of police officers has made this charge a bit too inconvenient for the ...
Suu Kyi who premised her 2015 political campaign on anti-military violence and won the elections in 2015 hasn't raised any objections or concerns to the recent military violence, which the U.N. equated to "ethnic cleansing," instead has defended the military on several occasions. "Both Rakhine and ...
Since Vietnam, the military has framed college campuses as "anti-military" because debates about war policies do sometimes occur there. Colleges desperately want veteran students, it seems, because they come with ready government money, no need for grants or scholarships. Faculty is often warned ...
Chamnan said Prayuth changed his tune, after repeatedly saying since the 2014 coup that he's not a politician to deflect the growing pressure and criticism on the military. The new fault line, said Chamnan Chanruang, is now said to be either pro or anti-military. "But in principle, they are politicians," he said, ...
Guillermo del Toro's beautifully crafted, fully realized new film "The Shape of Water" is a smart, funny, passionate send up of Cold War hysteria and current right wing white supremacy. Writer-Director del Toro may have set his noir thriller, anti-militarist love story in the early 1960's. But he smartly uses the ...
Despite - or maybe even because of - his anti-military and anti-judiciary line. And the League also had the numbers to change the law and still keep him on as the party chief. Furthermore, recent events have shown that rumours of a fissure in the party's first family were vastly exaggerated. But is Nawaz ...
With 2017 coming to a close, many are using the looming new year as a time to reflect on the past and prepare for the future. Benghazi survivor and former U.S. Army Ranger Kris Paronto wished everyone a happy new year and expressed his gratitude for the support he's received on Instagram and twitter.
They symbolized the anti-military sentiments and protests of some activist groups that had gathered around Corferias. "We have suffered the war for more than 50 years, we do not see why Colombia has to export that model of war. We are in a process of transition of the peace Accords and it is absurd that ...
I'm a committed Feminist but also an anti-militarist. The works in my series "House Beautiful: Bringing the war Home" (currently featured in the exhibition "The American Dream" at Kunsthalle Emden) were made as agitational works against the war in Vietnam, which we were pursuing at the time, but they are ...
Salt Lake City (ABC4 Utah) - Tyler Kays was given the U.S. flag after being discharged from the army in 2012. He survived an IED that went off causing him to be honorable discharged. He said the flag was a reminder of his military service and he brought it home. Friday night, someone broke into his ...
A demonstrator shouts slogans in front of the Senate building during a protest against the potential approval of an internal security law that would allow the army to act as police, in Mexico City, on December 14th, 2017. Mexican deputies approved a new security law that provides a legal framework for ...


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