Plan to teach immigrants spurs flap

Plan to teach immigrants spurs flap

There are 2 comments on the Omaha World-Herald story from Oct 24, 2010, titled Plan to teach immigrants spurs flap. In it, Omaha World-Herald reports that:

Karla Shafer, director of the Hooper Public Library for six years, resigned over criticism of her work teaching English to immigrants.

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#1 Oct 24, 2010
Well good Gawd, look at the picture of the "immigrants" she clearly changed appearance to support Mexicans. She certainly supports Mexicans and Hispanics, doesn't she?

Muncie, IN

#2 Oct 29, 2010
Shame on the village of Hooper and on Gene Meyor! This woman was trying to make a difference in the community and politicians let their political aspirations and xenophobia get in the way of sound common sense. I fully support Karla Shafer and have lost respect for the village of Hooper.

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