THE SCENE: ROCKETOWN RELEASES OFFICIAL STATEMENT REGARDING T-SHIRT CONTROVERSY
Rocketown, a music venue in Nashville, TN, has released an official statement regarding the recent firing of an employee due to them wearing a Hostage Calm shirt which read, ‘I Support Same-Sex Marriage,’ to work.
You can check out the venue’s statement below:
Rocketown does not comment on personnel issues, but, generally speaking, an employee would not be fired for expressing opinions on marriage.
At Rocketown we are welcoming and accepting of all youth. We reach out to all kids, are inclusive and very much care about acceptance of youth from different ethnicities, sexual orientations, financial backgrounds and religions. Our mission is to provide a safe and drug-free environment where kids are welcomed, accepted and loved.