Viral Florida Mom’s Response To DOJ Crackdown Gets Standing Ovation At VA Event | Beaufort County Now | Florida mom Quisha King received a standing ovation this week when she rebuffed the National School Boards Association (NSBA) and the Biden administration potentially cracking down on concerned individuals, including parents, who confront their local school boards.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Publisher's Note: This post appears here courtesy of the The Daily Wire. The author of this post is Amanda Prestigiacomo.

    Florida mom Quisha King received a standing ovation this week when she rebuffed the National School Boards Association (NSBA) and the Biden administration potentially cracking down on concerned individuals, including parents, who confront their local school boards.

    King went viral in June for comments she made rebuking Critical Race Theory-related curriculum at a school board meeting in Duval County, Florida.

    Speaking at the Family Research Council's annual Pray Vote Stand Summit in Virginia, on Thursday, King called for a "mass exodus" from public schools.

    "I really think at this point the only thing to do is have a mass exodus from the public school system - that's it," King said, according to Fox News.

    The report noted that the mother received "prolonged applause, and many in the audience rose to their feet."

    NSBA asked the Biden administration this month to consider whether incidents of malicious and harassing behavior from individuals, including parents, at school board meetings were akin to "domestic terrorism" and to consider deployment of the PATRIOT act to deal with such incidents. The Biden DOJ, mere days later, announced that they would deploy the FBI to investigate and, potentially, target those individuals allegedly "harassing" and "threatening" school administrators.

    "With this FBI thing, it just made me realize - what else are we supposed to do?" King continued. "Standing up to these people doesn't seem to matter. I mean, we have - all of us - we've been at these school board meetings, we've been voicing our opinions, we're writing articles, we're emailing teachers - we're doing all that stuff. And they don't care. I'm like the only thing left to do is to just peace out."

    King urged unity to "really send the message that you do not have the right to indoctrinate our children."

    Speaking at her child's school board this summer, King raged against Critical Race Theory, or CRT, creeping into schools.

    "CRT is deeper and more dangerous than that," King told the school board. "CRT and its outworking today is a teaching that there's a hierarchy in society where White male, heterosexual, able-bodied people are deemed the oppressor and anyone else outside of that status is oppressed."

    "That's why we see corporations like Coca-Cola asking their employees to be less White, which is ridiculous. I don't know about you, but telling my child or any child that they are in a permanent oppressed status in America because they are black is racist - and saying that White people are automatically above me, my children, or any child is racist as well. This is not something that we can stand for in our country."

    As reported by The Daily Wire on Thursday, House Republicans, led by Rep. Chip Roy (R-TX), sent a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland in reaction to the crackdown. You can view the letter, here.

    You can view the summit and King's comments, here.

    The Daily Wire is one of America's fastest-growing conservative media companies and counter-cultural outlets for news, opinion, and entertainment. Get inside access to The Daily Wire by becoming a member.
Go Back

HbAD0

Latest Op-Ed & Politics

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated vaccination data from the U.S. Department of Defense and Federal Bureau of Prisons to more accurately reflect the county of residence for the person vaccinated.
Democrat President Joe Biden’s voting agenda failed in the Senate late on Wednesday night after a bipartisan majority opposed Democrats’ extreme push to use the “nuclear option” and gut the filibuster.
With industry need for more skilled workers, Surry County Schools knew one untapped workforce training market was high school students.
I see that Ernie had a fund raiser in Bath Saturday night that was well attended by his staff and a few other people.
Golden LEAF has launched a second round of funding for the SITE Program. Information and applications are available on the website
Federal agents were at the home of Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX) on Wednesday evening conducting official law enforcement activity, according to local media.
Democrat President Joe Biden said during a press conference on Wednesday that the results of elections might not be legitimate unless his left-wing so-called voting rights agenda is passed.

HbAD1

Democrat President Joe Biden claimed during a press conference on Wednesday that he did not overpromise what he could get done as president, but has, in fact, “outperformed” what people thought he could do.
SEALs to stop using Washington state park
Starbucks announced in a memo this week that it will no longer require that its employees be vaccinated against the coronavirus after the Supreme Court rejected Democrat President Joe Biden’s vaccine mandate for large private businesses.
Board member says rapist is the victim
The Carolina Journal makes a wide sweeping evaluation of the news that most effects us here in North Carolina, and is distilled, here on BCN, for your clear understanding by the electronic means of video broadcast.
Beaufort County's Budgeting process begins with the Great and Annual Beaufort County Commissioner Retreat, where the Commissioners are told and shown and tasked to acknowledge just how much of the public's money is necessary to keep their government afloat.

HbAD2

 
Back to Top