Monthly Archives: February 2013

I’m going to Hurt You with this Knife

Last week, in my post You’ve Got to be Carefully Taught to Hate I left you hanging with me being in my classroom alone with an armed and paranoid student (several of you wrote to tell me about the suspense).  Let’s … Continue reading

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You’ve got to be Carefully Taught to Hate

Years ago, I taught a young man named Henry.  He was is the seventh grade and stood about 5’ 8” and weighed about 170 pounds.  I stand 5’6”, and weigh 115 pounds.  Henry was a very disturbed young man and … Continue reading

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Imagine Peace

With Valentine’s Day tomorrow and the violence in the world raging on, it is a good time to be reminded, as I stated in Reflect, Re-evaluate, Resolve, violence does not beget peace and hatred does not beget love.  We must … Continue reading

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The Pyramid of Hate

There is so much unfathomable violence in our world, from the massacre of hundreds of thousands of Jews, to the Oklahoma bombing, to the 9-11 events, to the various shootings throughout our country this past year, to the violence unfolding … Continue reading

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