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Female 5th graders excluded from field trip

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 02/11/2012 @ 6:49 pm In Education,Front Page,U.S. | No Comments

(AP) — When 5,700 fifth-grade boys in Dallas’ public schools recently went to see a movie about black fighter pilots in World War II, the girls stayed in school and saw a different movie instead.

One of the pilots is among those asking why.

A spokesman for the Dallas Independent School District said officials took only boys to see ‘Red Tails’ Thursday because space at the movie theater was limited.

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