Tossed for Wearing Pink

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17-year-old Grade 12 student Chandler Wilson was suspended from (Catholic) Ursuline College in Chatham on Friday.

Apparently, the pink shirt that he wore to class in support of a Nova Scotian anti-bullying movement violated the school’s dress code policy. UCC principal Geri Brown is quoted as saying that said she would have allowed Mr. Wilson to wear pink is she had known that he was being asked to leave, even though that gentleman had reportedly asked for permission two weeks earlier. 01

See no evil, hear no evil…

Sources:
01. 2008/03/04 – Chatham Daily News: Caught in anti-bullying mix-up…

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