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California Teacher Who Bashed Military During Classroom Rant Gets Fired

A Pico Rivera teacher whose anti-military rant was caught on video and drew widespread condemnation has been terminated.

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Gregory Salcido, a teacher and city councilman in Pico Rivera, was terminated from his post at El Rancho High School. Salcido,whose anti-military rant was caught on video back in January which drew widespread condemnation.

 

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Board of Education President Aurora Villon said the El Rancho Unified School District reached a unanimous decision to fire Gregory Salcido, a history teacher at El Rancho High School and elected Pico Rivera city councilman, the Los Angeles Times reported.

“His comments do not reflect what we stand for, who we are,” Villon said, adding that “the classroom should never be a place where students feel that they are picked at, bullied, intimidated.” – Board of Education President Aurora Villon

 

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