A Massachusetts public school teacher is suing her former superintendent and employer over what she says is a violation of her First Amendment rights after being fired after posting anti-Critical Race Theory and anti-transgender ideology videos on the social media platform TikTok.
The conservative legal group Judicial Watch recently filed a lawsuit on behalf of high school teacher Kari MacRae in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts “for damages against Hanover School Superintendent Matthew Ferron and Hanover High School Principal Matthew Mattos for retaliating against MacRae, a math/business teacher at Hanover High School, for exercising her First Amendment rights.”
According to a Judicial Watch press release, the lawsuit “details that Mattos met with MacRae on September 24, 2021 to inform her that he was investigating the impact of six memes and two TikTok videos that MacRae posted which were referenced in a September 22, 2021, Boston Globe article.”
Five days later, she was fired from her teaching position at Hanover High.
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