Video Shows Young White Students Forced to Kneel, Pledge to BLM

One student was punched in the head.

  • Police are investigating “identified assaults” at Kenwood Elementary School in Ohio after white children were forced to kneel and pledge loyalty to Black Lives Matter (BLM).
  • The school’s principal informed police that “a group of Black students had gathered several white students on a specific spot of the playground and forced them to state ‘Black Lives Matter’ against their will.”
  • CCTV footage of the incident revealed black students leading a white student before shoving him to the ground.
  • The white student appeared to be punched several times before behind pushed again to his knees, kneeling before the black students.
  • Two more white students join the group and also kneel before the black students.
  • One father whose son was assaulted said, “They basically told him to get down on his knees and say ‘BLM’ and if he didn’t that they was going to beat him up and all that.”
  • “I’m not angry about my son saying Black Lives Matter, everybody’s life does matter. I’m more about the assault of it, of him being forced down on the ground,” the father added.
  • American Faith reported that a 14-year-old girl committed suicide after being bullied for several months.
  • One student took to social media to say, “black people know that white [people] hate them still.”
  • A nine-year-old girl was beaten while taking the school bus.
  • A black student was confronted by two other students in a recreation of the George Floyd incident.
  • The West Sylvan Middle School student’s father said his son’s hands were tied, an aggressor’s knee placed on his back, and was told they were “going to wait 20 seconds.”
  • In 2022, schools across the United States implemented a “Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action.”
  • Curriculum connected to the event included restorative justice, choosing one’s gender, “creating space for black families that is free from patriarchal practices.”
  • A “starter kit” for the week called for the “disruption of Western nuclear family dynamics and a return to the ‘collective village’ that takes care of each other.”