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Offline walkstall

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English Spoken Here
« on: May 07, 2015, 03:24:59 PM »
A good read.


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O f course, the Freddie Gray riots in Baltimore last week prompted the usual cries for “an honest conversation about race,” and countless appeals to fix the “broken” public school system. So, in the spirit of those pleas, I will advance a very plain and straightforward idea: above all, teach young black kids how to speak English correctly.


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Re: English Spoken Here
« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2015, 05:12:20 PM »
Teach them how to pull their pants up first!  :rolleyes: Teaching them to speak English might be seen as racist!

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Re: English Spoken Here
« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2015, 05:42:53 PM »
A good read.


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O f course, the Freddie Gray riots in Baltimore last week prompted the usual cries for “an honest conversation about race,” and countless appeals to fix the “broken” public school system. So, in the spirit of those pleas, I will advance a very plain and straightforward idea: above all, teach young black kids how to speak English correctly.


more @
http://kunstler.com/clusterfuck-nation/english-spoken-here/#more-5624

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