Private School Celebrates Black History Month With Fried Chicken and Watermelon on Lunch Menu

Officials at a Northern California private school are apologizing after a controversial lunch menu option to celebrate Black History Month. Students at Carondelet High School for Girls in Concord wanted to come up with ways to observe the occasion during a lunchtime celebration Friday. But when the school announced a menu of fried chicken, cornbread and watermelon, other students and parents became offended. The school immediately apologized. Source: Talking Points Memo

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