The St. Louis Park City Council will again be saying the Pledge of Allegiance. At its Monday night meeting, the council unanimously voted to return the recitation of the pledge prior to its meetings. The pledge debate wasn’t even on the agenda last night, but that didn’t stop a few hundred people from cramming into the St. Louis Park City Hall to share their opinion on the issue. Last month, the council voted to eliminate the pledge because some agreed it was an issue of diversity and wanting to make sure everyone felt welcome. Some on the council became emotional Monday night when they spoke about how they have received death threats.
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