Think Progress/Caelan Colburn
WASHINGTON STUDENTS RALLY: For gay vice principal forced to quit Catholic high school.
No, the headline doesn't relate to local events.
It is only similar to the story about the forced resignation of Mount St. Mary Academy
English teacher Tippi McCullough
after she married Barbara Mariani
. The news today is of a vice principal at a Catholic high school in Washington state who was forced to resign after he married his same-sex partner.
One difference, according to Think Progress
... students organized a massive sit-in in the school’s commons. Students at neighboring Catholic high schools followed, rallying in support of the Eastside students’ message of inclusion.
Mount St. Mary students demonstrated, too, across the street from the school. In Seattle, a demonstration at the archidocese office is planned.