And if it were only an "exercise to point out symbols are arbitrary", why was the student who refused to do it suspended?<quoted text>
"This exercise is a bit sensitive, but really drives home the point that even though symbols are arbitrary, they take on very strong and emotional meanings," the exercise states. "Most will hesitate. Ask why they can't step on the paper. Discuss the importance of symbols in culture."
Read more: http://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2013/03/26/School...
i see no problem with it.
but there should also be no problem if a student refuses to participate.
Indoctrination and following orders without question is exactly why so many Jews were exterminated.
You really don't see the danger in the liberal indoctrination in our schools?