Friday, March 16, 2012
Happy O'Green Day!
A Massachusetts school principal has enraged the local community by renaming St Patrick’s Day ‘O’Green Day’ in an effort to encourage diversity and remove the Catholic element.
Irish American parents and many others are dismayed by the actions of Lisa Curtin, herself an Irish American, at the Soule Road School in Wilbraham, Mass.
Principal Curtin decided to rename Ireland’s national day in an effort to be ‘inclusive and diverse’ and remove the religious factor.
Read more: http://www.irishcentral.com/news/Outrage-as-St-Patricks-Day-deemed-too-religious-renamed-OGreen-Day---142907975.html#ixzz1pJzHMIEV