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Kentucky Catholic school nixes ‘political’ grad speeches

COVINGTON, Ky. – A Catholic diocese in Kentucky ruled just hours before graduation that the student council president and openly gay valedictorian couldn’t give their planned speeches. So the pair grabbed megaphones and delivered them outside afterward. Diocese of Covington spokesman Tim Fitzgerald told news outlets the Holy Cross High School students’ speeches weren’t submitted on time, and upon review "were political and inconsistent with the teaching of the Catholic Church." Valedictorian Christian Bales’ […]

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