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Appalling: High School Teacher Assigns Students Essay on Why "Jews Are Evil”

Chicken George Wrote: Apr 13, 2013 9:40 PM
One important fact you left out. Every good Marxist, progressive, communist knows that you choose and isolate a subject and blame all ills on that target. For Hitler it was the Jews, for the left it is racism, capitalism and the rich and anyone that dares to disagree with them.
RiffRaff Wrote: Apr 13, 2013 9:50 PM
True. I tend to not see people as willfully evil or contrary. That is my shortcoming and I'll work on it. The first guy to stab you in the back will be the last guy you'd expect to stab you in the back. Just reading these threads should remind me of that fact.

What in the world is going on in American public schools? Good heavens:

ALBANY, New York - A New York state high school English teacher who asked students to imagine they were Nazis and give reasons why Jews were evil could be reprimanded or dismissed, a school district superintendent said on Friday.

City School District of Albany Superintendent Marguerite Vanden Wyngaard apologized at a news conference and pledged officials would personally express regret to Albany High School students who were given the assignment and their families.

"This assignment for some of our students at Albany High School was completely...