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High school teacher tells student he can be arrested for criticizing Obama
Spokane Conservative Examiner ^ | May 20, 2012 | Joe Newby

Posted on 05/21/2012 4:55:04 AM PDT by KeyLargo

May 20, 2012

High school teacher tells student he can be arrested for criticizing Obama

Joe Newby Spokane Conservative Examiner

After criticizing Mitt Romney, a North Carolina high school teacher yelled at a student for asking a question about Barack Obama, telling him that he could be arrested for criticizing Barack Obama.

Sarah Campbell wrote at the Salisbury Post Saturday that the heated exchange began "with a classroom conversation about a recent news story detailing Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney allegedly bullying a classmate in prep school. It turns into a heated, sometimes confrontational debate."

“Didn’t Obama bully someone though,” one student asked, referring to an incident in Obama's memoir, “Dreams from My Father,” in which Obama admitted pushing a girl when other students called him her boyfriend.

“Stop, no, because there is no comparison,” the teacher said.

According to the teacher, Romney is “running for president," and therefore does not deserve the same respect as Obama, who "is the president.”

“Listen, let me tell you something, you will not disrespect the president of the United States in this classroom,” she said.

She went on to tell the student that he "will not" say what he wants about Obama, and asserted that it was a crime to "slander" the President. The student responded by recalling that many spoke ill of George W. Bush while he was President, and such arrests would violate the Constitutional right to free speech.

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Culture/Society; Government; US: North Carolina
KEYWORDS: arreststudent; blackkk; bully; fireteacher; northcarolina; obama; student; tanyaneely; teacher; teacherthreatens
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A video of the confrontation was uploaded to YouTube and had over 3,400 views as of this writing. The video appears to have been taken with a camera phone pointing to the ceiling and does not show the teacher or any of the students.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjpWaESn_9g

1 posted on 05/21/2012 4:55:13 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: KeyLargo

Watch and save before Obama has it pulled.

VIDEO LINK:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjpWaESn_9g


2 posted on 05/21/2012 4:56:26 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: KeyLargo

Tanya Dixon-Neely....NORTH ROWAN high school....SOCIAL STUDIES


3 posted on 05/21/2012 4:57:45 AM PDT by Doogle (((USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)))
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To: KeyLargo

that “teacher” is a bully


4 posted on 05/21/2012 4:57:53 AM PDT by yldstrk ( My heroes have always been cowboys)
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To: yldstrk

That ‘teacher’ is an unqualified intellectual imbecile whose only recourse when confronted with logic is to yell, “No, unh, unh!” as forcefully as she can. My four year old grand daughter is more of an intellectual challenge than she is.


5 posted on 05/21/2012 5:01:24 AM PDT by Gaffer
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To: yldstrk

I hope this doesn’t get me banned, but the teacher doesn’t sound like a white teacher.

I believe she may be just a wee bit biased??


6 posted on 05/21/2012 5:01:52 AM PDT by Venturer
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To: yldstrk

“that “teacher” is a bully”

Exactly.

U-Tube comments are a good read.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjpWaESn_9g


7 posted on 05/21/2012 5:01:57 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: Doogle

Ahh, hypenated name as well. Tells me all I need to know.


8 posted on 05/21/2012 5:09:47 AM PDT by Molon Labbie (Prep. Now. Live Healthy, take your Shooting Iron daily.)
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To: Venturer

See right here". The law says that it is a crime to criticize ME."

9 posted on 05/21/2012 5:12:10 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: KeyLargo
The audio suggests that she's an affirmative action hire and that otherwise she might be marginally qualified to be flipping burgers at McDonald's. Instead, she 's a teacher. Not that there should be any requirement that North Carolina Social Studies teachers know anything about history and the Constitution, I guess. That would be racist.

At most, this stupid woman can only screw up the future of a few thousand kids as a teacher. As President, Obama can and has managed to screw up the futures of hundreds of millions of people, if not billions of people, and for generations. He was a far poorer candidate to hire than was even this woman.

10 posted on 05/21/2012 5:12:29 AM PDT by Sooth2222 ("Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of congress. But I repeat myself." M.Twain)
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To: KeyLargo

Criticizing the communist in our White House may well get you arrested for other “crimes”. I have no doubt that it could get you audited by the IRS too. Note: I get audited every two or three years, and I expect to see them again in the near future. Go ahead Obama - your opponents are honest people, which is why we despise you and why you can’t touch us.


11 posted on 05/21/2012 5:19:16 AM PDT by Pollster1 (“A boy becomes a man when a man is needed.” - John Steinbeck)
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To: Pollster1

May 21, 2012
“The Student is Smarter Than the Teacher! “

http://wlsam.com/blog.asp?id=17549


12 posted on 05/21/2012 5:20:24 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: Sooth2222

Listening to the youtube piece it is obvious that the kids in her class know that she is a joke. Everyone needs to listen to just how incompetent some of these teachers are. I don’t think she was able to put together one coherent sentence.


13 posted on 05/21/2012 5:21:37 AM PDT by heylady (“Sometimes I wish I could be a Democrat and then I remember I have a soul.”( Deb))
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To: Venturer

Gee, no criticism of G.W. ever..... sarc.

See link:

Death Threats Against Bush at Protests Ignored for Years

http://www.binscorner.com/pages/d/death-threats-against-bush-at-protests-i.html


14 posted on 05/21/2012 5:22:41 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: KeyLargo
She went on to tell the student that he "will not" say what he wants about Obama, and asserted that it was a crime to "slander" the President.

Apparently the entire msm along with most of the republican party agrees. What else explains their inability to even timidly go now where they once boldly and routinely went against "Dubya"?

One of the main reasons is that out "Public" schools are little more than indoctrination centers for the progressive bowel movement.

You could see things headed that way in the 60s and 70s, arriving at that station in the 80s, moving in and settling down throughout the 90s and since then the neighborhood turned into the slum we see and avoid today.

It's always been tough being a boy in school, but it must be absolute hell for boys today. That kid is my hero of the day for the rest of May.

15 posted on 05/21/2012 5:26:57 AM PDT by GBA (To understand what is happing to America and why, read The Harbinger by Jonathan Cahn)
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To: KeyLargo

When does she get her promotion to superintendent or better yet, Secretary of Education in his second term?


16 posted on 05/21/2012 5:30:17 AM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (Ich habe keinen Konig aber Gott)
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To: GBA

NC Teacher Screams at Student: It’s Criminal to Criticize Obama

by Ben Shapiro 20 hours ago 758 post a comment

A YouTube video uploaded on Monday afternoon apparently shows a schoolteacher from the Rowan-Salisbury school district in North Carolina informing a student that failing to be respectful of President Obama is a criminal offense. Breitbart News has uncovered that the student is a high school junior, and that the teacher is apparently one Tanya Dixon-Neely.

The video shows a classroom discussion about the Washington Post hit piece about Mitt Romney bullying a kid some five decades ago. One student says, “Didn’t Obama bully someone though?” The teacher says: “Not to my knowledge.” The student then cites the fact that Obama, in Dreams from My Father, admits to shoving a little girl. “Stop, no, because there is no comparison,” screams the teacher. Romney is “running for president. Obama is the president.”

The student responds that both are “just men.”

The teacher yells — literally yells — that Obama is “due the respect that every other president is due … Listen,” she continues, “let me tell you something, you will not disrespect the president of the United States in this classroom.” She yells over the student repeatedly, and yells at him that it’s disrespect for him to even debate about Romney and Obama.

http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2012/05/20/NC-teacher-screams-student-Obama


17 posted on 05/21/2012 5:35:48 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: KeyLargo
I like the boy that's standing up to her. I don't like kids mouthing off and swearing to adults. That just shows how loosey goosey classrooms have become. She is very ignorant though, and I don't believe she deserves much respect. The boy knows she's full of crap.

She calms down toward the end and tries to pretend she's being more reasonable. I think she realizes they are recording her.

18 posted on 05/21/2012 5:36:48 AM PDT by beaversmom
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To: KeyLargo

If that were my kid I’d buy them the t-shirt with obama’s picture and “Worst President Ever” written on it.


19 posted on 05/21/2012 5:38:08 AM PDT by rfreedom4u (Democracy and islam are not compatible!)
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To: Doogle

Comrade Tanya Dixon-Neely Needs Our Help!

New Paradigm
5/20/2012, 6:20 pm

Comrades!

One of our subversion agents is in need of our help. Tanya Dixon-Neely is a glorious re-educator from North Carolina. As you know the corrupt members of this territory have voiced their opposition to Dear Leader’s glorious evolution. Now they have learned of her efforts to correct any treasonous thoughts about Dear Leader. They may take away her Lenin-given right to her job!

http://thepeoplescube.com/peoples-blog/comrade-tanya-dixon-neely-needs-our-help-t9023.html


20 posted on 05/21/2012 5:38:13 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: KeyLargo

I’m glad we don’t have ignorant teachers like that in NJ! /s/


21 posted on 05/21/2012 5:39:05 AM PDT by New Jersey Realist (America: home of the free because of the brave)
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To: KeyLargo
"See right here. The law says that it is a crime to criticize ME."

...or search for any documents pertaining to my background.

22 posted on 05/21/2012 5:39:26 AM PDT by beaversmom
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To: rfreedom4u

Good idea...then I would promptly pull him out of such a system that would have a “teacher” like her in it.


23 posted on 05/21/2012 5:40:56 AM PDT by beaversmom
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To: KeyLargo

I guess Rush better not show up for work today? I think he might needs to quickly leave the country where there are no extradition treaties?


24 posted on 05/21/2012 5:41:08 AM PDT by rawhide
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To: KeyLargo
The student responded by recalling that many spoke ill of George W. Bush while he was President, and such arrests would violate the Constitutional right to free speech.

Sounds like some parents are doing the job that Public Schools won't do - filling their kids' heads with a bit of truth and common sense. Libs HATE when that happens...

25 posted on 05/21/2012 5:43:27 AM PDT by trebb ("If a man will not work, he should not eat" From 2 Thes 3)
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To: heylady
obvious that the kids in her class know that she is a joke

Kids' BS detectors are generally a whole lot sharper than adults. Particularly HS kids.

And, being 16 means that your not as fettered by political correctness, either.

26 posted on 05/21/2012 5:45:50 AM PDT by wbill
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks KeyLargo. Obama’s a lying, foreign-born, Muzzie asshole. How do you like that, teach’?


27 posted on 05/21/2012 5:48:10 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (FReepathon 2Q time -- https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: KeyLargo
“Listen, let me tell you something, you will not disrespect the president of the United States in this classroom,” she said.

"DON'T YOU BLASPHEME IN HERE!"

28 posted on 05/21/2012 5:49:38 AM PDT by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter knows whom he's working for)
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“Listen, let me tell you something, you will not disrespect the president of the United States in this classroom,” she said.

So, what did you have to say in your classroom while Bush was president?

29 posted on 05/21/2012 5:50:42 AM PDT by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter knows whom he's working for)
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To: KeyLargo

the teacher don’t know about free speech


30 posted on 05/21/2012 5:50:42 AM PDT by 4rcane
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To: KeyLargo

Some loser put out a whole movie about Geo Bush’s assassination during his administration


31 posted on 05/21/2012 5:56:22 AM PDT by yldstrk ( My heroes have always been cowboys)
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To: KeyLargo

That audio was unbelievable. How can any learning take place in such an undisciplined environment? It did not sound like a class at all. No one showing anyone else courtesy to speak, just a free for all. That teacher is so ignorant. She probably took part in all the Bush hating rhetoric when he was president. But NOW we can’t say anything about Obama that she constues to be disrespectful. Plus trying to spark fear in any dissent with arrest threats. The parents of those kids should raise a stink. And how long will it be before cell phones are banned from classrooms? We might as well be living in Venezuela or Cuba.


32 posted on 05/21/2012 6:00:38 AM PDT by MomwithHope (Buy and read Ameritopia by Mark Levin!)
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...you will not disrespect the president of the United States in this classroom,” she said....

Disrespect the office? No. Disrespect the {expletive} occupying it right now? H*ll yes! I have absolutely zero respect for hussein. I choose to disrespect him at every opportunity.

She went on to tell the student that he "will not" say what he wants about Obama, and asserted that it was a crime to "slander" the President.

So much for free speech. ;-/ While slander is a crime, there is a burden of proof that the someone is making false accusations about the person being slandered. Since hussein himself admits to the incident in a published work, that hardly qualifies as false. Well, then again, given hussein's rather loose association with the truth. (mostly in avoiding it) ... if hussein said it, then it probably didn't happen.

33 posted on 05/21/2012 6:00:46 AM PDT by ThunderSleeps (Stop obama now! Stop the hussein - insane agenda!)
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To: KeyLargo
That poor twit is completely out of control of her class. They are much smarter than she is, and they're running rings around her and laughing at her. If there is indoctrination going on here, it is to convince kids that Obama is the candidate of helpless fools.

I don't like the talking out of turn and the challenging attitude toward the teacher. Then again, she broke that covenant by showing disrespect to the students by trying to teach her opinion instead of the subject. And unfortunately, it sounds as if she's so dumb, she wouldn't know the difference.

34 posted on 05/21/2012 6:00:59 AM PDT by SamuraiScot
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To: GBA

“Apparently the entire msm along with most of the republican party agrees. What else explains their inability to even timidly go now where they once boldly and routinely went against “Dubya”?”

WND EXCLUSIVE

Savage: Romney following McCain’s losing strategy

GOP’s 2008 nominee was unwilling to confront Obama on character

Published: 3 days ago

The political gurus who advised Mitt Romney to condemn a plan by a “super PAC” to use Barack Obama’s influential relationship with the Rev. Jeremiah Wright against him in the 2012 campaign will lead the presumed Republican nominee to the same fate as John McCain four years ago, said talk-radio host Michael Savage.

“Romney’s finished,”

http://www.wnd.com/2012/05/michael-savage-romney-following-mccains-losing-strategy/


35 posted on 05/21/2012 6:02:04 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: KeyLargo

Publik egukation iz a joke... But it won’t be a joke if people like that teacher out number rational members of society... thank goodness, even kids see through the BS.


36 posted on 05/21/2012 6:02:07 AM PDT by dps.inspect (the system is rigged...)
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To: Doogle

The only salvation is she’s not teaching English grammar.


37 posted on 05/21/2012 6:03:20 AM PDT by muir_redwoods (I like Obamacare because Granny signed the will and I need the cash)
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Obama bows down to Saudi King | American Thinker | April 02, 2009 | Clarice Feldman | Posted on 04/02/2009 8:19:47 AM PDT by rdb3
Obama bows down to Saudi King | American Thinker | April 02, 2009 | Clarice Feldman | Posted on 04/02/2009 8:19:47 AM PDT by rdb3

38 posted on 05/21/2012 6:04:01 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (FReepathon 2Q time -- https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: 4rcane

and neither will we if zer0 gets his ticket punched for another 4


39 posted on 05/21/2012 6:05:01 AM PDT by reefdiver ("Let His day's be few And another takes His office")
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To: KeyLargo; LucyT; Berlin_Freeper; Hotlanta Mike; Silentgypsy; repubmom; HANG THE EXPENSE; Nepeta; ...
Communist Progression Ping.............

The father of the student wrote:

Timothy Rogers · Salisbury, North Carolina I'm the father of this student. My son and two other students in this class have been attacked daily from this teacher, and the rest of the class, for their conservative political views since the beginning of this semester. I told him to stay out of the political conversations, but she said that if he didn't participate he would receive a bad grade. This teacher is politically ignorant! I teach my sons to respect other people’s political opinion, but she has no right shoving her opinions down his throat! Since this day, I have had to remove him from North Rowan High School and am going to enroll him at RCCC to finish his education. I am outraged that she can conduct herself in such an unprofessional manner and receive no disciplinary action. THIS IS NOT OVER! I will attempt to contact Rush Limbaugh this week.

http://www.salisburypost.com/News/051912-North-teacher-on-video-qcd

Communists have no fear. They are indoctrinating our children in schools, nothing new. What's new is that their threats to advance their REEDUCATION agenda are out in the open! They know that the Communist Administration will protect them!

The DoR (Department of REEDUCATION) has to go, teacher's union and all unions have to go. They can't be allowed to launder our tax money to reelect the Communists and their 0Marx in the BathHouse who'll turn into an 0Stalin this summer.

40 posted on 05/21/2012 6:05:27 AM PDT by melancholy (Professor Alinsky, Enslavement Specialist, Ph.D in L0w and H0lder)
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To: melancholy

Who is that legal team that does pro bono and inexpensive work on these types of cases, kind of a conservative version of the ACLU? Can’t remember their name.


41 posted on 05/21/2012 6:08:45 AM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (Ich habe keinen Konig aber Gott)
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To: New Jersey Realist
I’m glad we don’t have ignorant teachers like that in NJ! /s/

Post of the day!

42 posted on 05/21/2012 6:09:38 AM PDT by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: KeyLargo

This woman is an idiot. The kid is much better informed and much more intelligent than his ‘teacher’. She’s obviously the fruit of affirmative action...not qualified to teach, not qualified to do anything in any position of responsibility. She isn’t even qualified to be a school crossing guard or bus driver,


43 posted on 05/21/2012 6:11:03 AM PDT by pgkdan (ANYBODY BUT OBAMA!)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

I’m sorry, I don’t know about such team.

Other FReepers are welcomed to lend a hand.


44 posted on 05/21/2012 6:12:55 AM PDT by melancholy (Professor Alinsky, Enslavement Specialist, Ph.D in L0w and H0lder)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Rutherford Institute?


45 posted on 05/21/2012 6:15:57 AM PDT by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

ACLJ?

http://aclj.org/


46 posted on 05/21/2012 6:16:54 AM PDT by RushIsMyTeddyBear (A MUST WATCH: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=KeOLurcQaqI)
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To: KeyLargo

That audio is a damning indictment of what is wrong with public schools these days... just ignore the entire content of what this ignorant teacher is “teaching”, and you have evidence that the teacher and kids are out of control, there is no respect, no classroom management, cursing, screaming, innappropriate laughing, etc. Who could learn in that environment even if what the teacher was teaching was worthwhile??


47 posted on 05/21/2012 6:17:07 AM PDT by Reddy (B.O. stinks)
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To: pgkdan

Indoctrination Watch: Obama school praise hymn of the day

By Michelle Malkin • October 6, 2009 12:01 PM

Take a look at the Obama worship song that students at Longfellow Elementary in Howard County, MD were assigned to memorize last week, according to Red Maryland’s Brian Griffiths. A sample:

Barack Obama–Oh yes he rates,

The first Black President in the United States!

He’s smart and he’s–so so good!

He’ll lead this country as he should!

He wants us all to work together,

To make this country even better!

Prez’ Obama says–”Yes We Can!”

Make the US better–hand in hand!

48 posted on 05/21/2012 6:19:46 AM PDT by KeyLargo
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To: melancholy
This teacher is politically ignorant! I teach my sons to respect other people’s political opinion, but she has no right shoving her opinions down his throat! Since this day, I have had to remove him from North Rowan High School and am going to enroll him at RCCC to finish his education. I am outraged that she can conduct herself in such an unprofessional manner and receive no disciplinary action. THIS IS NOT OVER! I will attempt to contact Rush Limbaugh this week.

I hope Rush can help - this isn't the only teacher bulling a conservative student - it's the norm.

49 posted on 05/21/2012 6:20:30 AM PDT by GOPJ ( "A Dog In Every Pot" - freeper ETL)
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To: KeyLargo

Calls to the school are now being referred to their public relations department - 704/630-6103.


50 posted on 05/21/2012 6:21:54 AM PDT by Grams A (The Sun will rise in the East in the morning and God is still on his throne.)
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