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2019-10-18 Home Front: Culture Wars
Black high school security guard fired for telling student not to call him the N-word
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Posted by Besoeker 2019-10-18 03:41|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [313 views ]  Top

#1 So what zero-tolerance sanction applied to the student mentioned in the story? Same as what happened to the security guard? No? Whutasurprise...
Posted by M. Murcek 2019-10-18 07:46||   2019-10-18 07:46|| Front Page Top

#2 Gloria Reyes, the school board president, said the school board will "review our approach, the underlying policies, and examine them with a racial equity lens understanding that universal policies can often deepen inequities."

What glorious Newspeak - this guy's not getting his job back, and these chumps might as well formally hand over control of this school to the feral brats that used to be called students.
Posted by Raj 2019-10-18 08:56||   2019-10-18 08:56|| Front Page Top

#3 Time to find a lawyer...
Posted by 49 Pan 2019-10-18 12:34||   2019-10-18 12:34|| Front Page Top

#4 Regardless of context or circumstance

Hardly the words expected from a learned person.
Posted by Dron66046 2019-10-18 12:37||   2019-10-18 12:37|| Front Page Top

#5 School Demographics

Hispanic - 19%
Black - 12%
White - 54%
Two or more races - 5%

Student calling Mr. Anderson a N---- was probably from one of the first two groups.
Posted by Mullah Richard 2019-10-18 15:41||   2019-10-18 15:41|| Front Page Top

#6 There was a 1000-strong demonstration today: "(The students) had brought to our attention things that we had not thought about," Belmore said. " I assume that translates to "we're idiots."

FWIW, I would not trust the news reports very far. I would not be surprised to find that the incident was just a (stupid) excuse to get rid of him.
And yes, there've been a number of "disturbances" this year at the high schools. Mullah Richard is almost certainly correct.
Posted by james  2019-10-18 23:06|| https://idontknowbut.blogspot.com  2019-10-18 23:06|| Front Page Top

#7 Say Sharpton, Obama, Sarandon,
"Restore Mr. Anderson's standing
Since he's really special
In ways that are racial.
Sir, blacken the air with abandon!"
Posted by Captain Hupinesh4743 2019-10-18 23:59||   2019-10-18 23:59|| Front Page Top

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