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proud2BlibKansan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-24-06 03:18 PM
Response to Reply #49
54. It is just repulsive
No educator would have lobbied for this law to be passed. You are right, it is racist.

One more reason to vote for Democrats in November.
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  -Teacher Placed On Leave For Hanging Foreign Flags proud2Blib  Aug-23-06 06:56 PM   #0 
  - Serves him right. That idiot.  Bornaginhooligan   Aug-23-06 06:57 PM   #1 
  - It's flag day on DU  proud2Blib   Aug-23-06 07:04 PM   #5 
     - I am so happy I took the time in June  Karenina   Aug-23-06 07:36 PM   #14 
  - Un-friggin'-believeable! nt  babylonsister   Aug-23-06 06:57 PM   #2 
  - My school  proud2Blib   Aug-23-06 07:04 PM   #7 
     - I remember flags also in classrooms from my  babylonsister   Aug-23-06 07:08 PM   #8 
     - I'm going to guess it's Lou Dobbs.  Bornaginhooligan   Aug-23-06 07:08 PM   #9 
     - I am stunned it is a state law  proud2Blib   Aug-23-06 07:10 PM   #10 
        - Sho' 'nuff!  NoPasaran   Aug-23-06 07:32 PM   #12 
           - LOL They gotta change the name of the state!  havocmom   Aug-23-06 10:00 PM   #21 
              - Not just the state  NoPasaran   Aug-24-06 01:31 AM   #34 
                 - Town, Red pretty well sums it up from what I hear.  havocmom   Aug-24-06 10:01 AM   #47 
     - They'd really hate schools in my area that do that  MountainLaurel   Aug-24-06 08:08 AM   #44 
     - same here and we're in Texas!!!!!  movie_girl99   Aug-24-06 11:06 AM   #48 
  - That is ridiculous!!!  NC_Nurse   Aug-23-06 06:58 PM   #3 
  - There are no words to express my dumbfounded feelings. nt.  mb7588a   Aug-23-06 06:58 PM   #4 
  - note to my fellow geographers -- they've already come after our maps  Lisa   Aug-23-06 07:04 PM   #6 
  - "Tacky Souvenir Day" -- I love it!  Buns_of_Fire   Aug-24-06 05:03 AM   #36 
  - someone had Bush's number -- the "pull my finger" doll's already available  Lisa   Aug-24-06 01:27 PM   #51 
  - Ghazi Walid Falah has been freed  alfredo   Aug-24-06 05:51 PM   #63 
  - So if I taught Russian and had a Soviet flag up, that would  igil   Aug-23-06 07:24 PM   #11 
  - contact information for Brownshirt Middle School  Don Claybrook   Aug-23-06 07:36 PM   #13 
  - So the teacher hangs up several foreign flags  Art_from_Ark   Aug-23-06 07:40 PM   #15 
  - There's also a survey at the article.  tanyev   Aug-23-06 08:05 PM   #16 
  - .  baldguy   Aug-23-06 08:13 PM   #17 
  - Exactly. nt  tsuki   Aug-23-06 09:56 PM   #20 
  - How many people don't know where Iraq is?  Nutmegger   Aug-23-06 08:15 PM   #18 
  - Iraq... Hell, most kids can't point out Texas on a map...  Blue Belle   Aug-23-06 09:22 PM   #19 
  - I'm having trouble coming up with a response.  LWolf   Aug-23-06 10:03 PM   #22 
  - Our children are behind in geography and  Kajsa   Aug-23-06 10:11 PM   #23 
  - It's not the principal  proud2Blib   Aug-23-06 10:33 PM   #25 
  - Is there a photo of the teacher. (Having trouble with the link.) n/t  sfexpat2000   Aug-23-06 10:18 PM   #24 
  - here  proud2Blib   Aug-23-06 10:34 PM   #26 
     - Thank you. Well, he doesn't look like a terrorist.  sfexpat2000   Aug-23-06 10:49 PM   #28 
     - .  BrightKnight   Aug-23-06 11:56 PM   #32 
  - We have some of the dumbest laws in history in Co  walldude   Aug-23-06 10:48 PM   #27 
  - OT here, but this is one stupid law in Texas  Horse with no Name   Aug-23-06 11:51 PM   #31 
  - When I taught high school, I had a border of foreign flags  Nikki Stone 1   Aug-23-06 10:51 PM   #29 
  - He is a Geography teacher... Principal could not find any  Kickoutthejams23   Aug-23-06 11:45 PM   #30 
  - preparing students to succeed in a global economy  BrightKnight   Aug-23-06 11:57 PM   #33 
  - Colorado: The State that hates the world!!!!!  buddyhollysghost   Aug-24-06 04:33 AM   #35 
  - This is sick n/t  malaise   Aug-24-06 05:13 AM   #37 
  - now if he had burnt those foreign flags, he would been alright!  B Calm   Aug-24-06 05:52 AM   #38 
  - If anyone sees my jaw, please return it to me.  SalmonChantedEvening   Aug-24-06 06:22 AM   #39 
  - i was expecting 2nd grade pe class or something. this is upper school  seabeyond   Aug-24-06 06:28 AM   #40 
     - Only if you live in Colorado  proud2Blib   Aug-24-06 07:38 AM   #42 
  - Well, if that's the law...  Donald Ian Rankin   Aug-24-06 06:39 AM   #41 
  - Stupid law, stupid principal, and overall, just ridiculous  noonwitch   Aug-24-06 07:48 AM   #43 
  - Why is the principal stupid?  proud2Blib   Aug-24-06 03:15 PM   #52 
  - One Freeper blames it on the "liberal, nanny state".  tanyev   Aug-24-06 08:16 AM   #45 
  - Yup.  Kickoutthejams23   Aug-24-06 09:56 AM   #46 
  - It was the REPUGS that passed this law!  donco6   Aug-24-06 12:19 PM   #49 
  - It is just repulsive  proud2Blib   Aug-24-06 03:18 PM   #54 
     - Unfortunately, I can think of several educators/administrators  dadsblacksheep   Aug-24-06 05:01 PM   #60 
  - Does he think the gangster kid with a switchblade  proud2Blib   Aug-24-06 03:16 PM   #53 
  - Colorado.. home of Focus On The Family is hardly a liberal  walldude   Aug-24-06 03:22 PM   #56 
  - I think this was all about power stuggle, with a lil' racism . . .  donco6   Aug-24-06 12:37 PM   #50 
  - If it is illegal it is illegal  proud2Blib   Aug-24-06 03:20 PM   #55 
     - I'm not really sure they're interpreting the law right.  donco6   Aug-24-06 05:30 PM   #61 
        - Is this a very large school district?  proud2Blib   Aug-24-06 05:35 PM   #62 
           - Yes, it's a huge district.  donco6   Aug-24-06 10:12 PM   #64 
  - We have a crime family running this country into the dirt and  B Calm   Aug-24-06 03:31 PM   #57 
  - Well, if the principle had problems with a Chinese flag  verse18   Aug-24-06 03:39 PM   #58 
  - Update  rampaging_cynic   Aug-24-06 03:42 PM   #59 
  - I just helped my boss land a contract, by doing a report on China ...  Lisa   Aug-24-06 11:15 PM   #65 
 

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