Protesters rally over Obama song

? Protesters rallied at the Bernice Young Elementary school Monday after a video surfaced on YouTube of second-graders singing a song about President Barack Obama. Many conservative groups, including

News 12 Staff

Oct 13, 2009, 12:26 AM

Updated 5,392 days ago

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? Protesters rallied at the Bernice Young Elementary school Monday after a video surfaced on YouTube of second-graders singing a song about President Barack Obama.
Many conservative groups, including anti-tax groups, voiced concerns after the video was posted, saying the school is trying to brainwash students into idolizing Obama. Counter-protesters say the situation is racially motivated and disruptive to students.
Officials say the students sang the song back in February during a Black History Month event.
The protesters were not allowed on school property. The superintendent increased security before the demonstration.


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