Middle school student earns major win after school demanded he remove Gadsden flag from backpack

Aug 31, 2023 | Political News

The Colorado school that admonished a middle school student for displaying the Gadsden flag on his backpack will now allow the student to display the flag.

What is the background?

The story of 12-year-old Jaiden, a seventh-grade student at the Vanguard School in Colorado Springs, went viral on Tuesday after video showed school administrators reprimanding him over a “Don't Tread on Me” flag patch on his backpack.