Opinions swirl over 'ridicule'

Opinions swirl over 'ridicule'

There are 5 comments on the Timesonline.com story from Jan 25, 2006, titled Opinions swirl over 'ridicule'. In it, Timesonline.com reports that:

While Beaver Falls High School students and adults from across the country weighed in on what reportedly transpired Friday between a teacher and a high school student who wore a Denver Broncos jersey to class, ...

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Michael

Killeen, TX

#1 Jan 25, 2006
This teacher is not teaching ethnic sensitivity or responsibility to his students. He is teaching malice, and hate, and how to justify them in our society. He is a menace to his students, not a responsible teacher.
Tasy

Indiana, PA

#2 Jan 28, 2006
If in truth this incident was to be a learning experience the only thing it showed is why so many people followed Hitler's instructions to do such atrocities to those of the Jewish faith even aganst their own good judgment. So now we know that even today people can be made to do wrong
and hurt another for no reason. And that is a sad commentary on life and human behavior.
Michael

Bridgeport, TX

#3 Jan 29, 2006
Tasy wrote:
If in truth this incident was to be a learning experience the only thing it showed is why so many people followed Hitler's instructions to do such atrocities to those of the Jewish faith even aganst their own good judgment. So now we know that even today people can be made to do wrong
and hurt another for no reason. And that is a sad commentary on life and human behavior.
Amen!!!
Student in Beaver Falls

Pittsburgh, PA

#4 Feb 3, 2006
This TEACHER is in my opinion one of the best and his class will most likely be the one of the few i will use outside school and through out life. You were not there so your opininon really doesn't matter.
mary roberts seattle

Burton, WA

#5 Feb 6, 2006
Student in Beaver Falls wrote:
This TEACHER is in my opinion one of the best and his class will most likely be the one of the few i will use outside school and through out life. You were not there so your opininon really doesn't matter.
Yes, it does matter. More than yours, because at least we see it for what it was.
Blind obedience is a frightening concept. Was no one in the class aware and motally offended?

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