A Florida high school principal fired for refusing to admit that the Holocaust is a historical fact was rehired by Spanish River High School in Boca Raton this week based on a 4-3 vote by the school board. Principal William Latson was fired last year after he told a parent that “not everyone believes the Holocaust happened.” Latson will also receive $152,000 in back pay as part of the agreement.
According to an Associated Press report, Spanish River High School in Boca Raton, Florida, has rehired Principal William Latson who came under fire last year after refusing to admit that the Holocaust was a “factual, historical event.” Latson was fired in July 2019 after an outcry over his email exchange with a concerned parent.
Latson was rehired to his role as principal after a 4 to 3 vote by the local school board. “If we rehire Dr. Latson, it is going