Virginia Republican gubernatorial candidate Glenn Youngkin appeared on Fox News Monday and said he would stand up to critical race theory if he’s elected, reacting to the recent suspension of a teacher for a fiery speech against the transgender movement.
“On a day where we’re celebrating and honoring and remembering the 1.2 million Americans who gave their lives for our freedom, to protect our Constitution, it’s amazing to me that we see a Loudoun County school board ignore and absolutely trample on Tanner Cross’s constitutional rights to express not only his religious beliefs but also his right to free speech,” Youngkin said. “At a time when they invited such a discussion and now they are trying to cancel him simply for expressing his views that are in the best interest of the children and expressing his faith. It’s absolutely shameful.”
Elementary school physical education teacher Byron Tanner Cross was placed on administrative leave after rejecting the notion that a