You can change the laws, but it is much harder to change the mind. There's a saying, to truly effect change, you will need three generations with a continued mindset. So we have ourselves continually battling for equal rights and it's happening piecemeal. Two steps forward, one step back or more. We gain the right to… » 1/02/15 8:51pm 1/02/15 8:51pm

If an able child were to hit someone on the bus with their hands, they are punished through suspension or detention, etc... The same discipline should apply.
In no case have I ever heard of a school hand cuffing or tying the hands of a child as punishment, let alone for two weeks.

This is not equal treatment, it is… » 12/19/14 10:00am 12/19/14 10:00am

A year ago May 2013, a teen was attacked by a Miami-Dade police officer. The boy had a puppy in his arms. The reason for the attack was that the cop said the 14 year old boy gave him a "dehumanising stare". I was amazed at how many people piped up saying the boy was stupid for showing disrespect to the officer. How… » 8/13/14 11:51pm 8/13/14 11:51pm