LOWER LAKE, CA (KPIX/CNN) – Two high school students in California refused to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, so their teacher lowered their participation grade. Since the first day of school, Leilani Thomas and her friend have chosen not to recite the Pledge in their first period class. Thomas is Native American and cites that as the reason she doesn’t want to say the Pledge. "It's the reason, because of the history that happened here. On my land. My people's lan...