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    Queens girl Alexa Gonzalez hauled out of school in handcuffs after getting caught doodling on desk

    BY Rachel Monahan - February 4th 2010
    A 12-year-old Queens girl was hauled out of school in handcuffs for an artless offense - doodling her name on her desk in erasable marker, the Daily News has learned.

    Alexa Gonzalez was scribbling a few words on her desk Monday while waiting for her Spanish teacher to pass out homework at Junior High School 190 in Forest Hills, she said.

    "I love my friends Abby and Faith," the girl wrote, adding the phrases "Lex was here. 2/1/10" and a smiley face.

    But instead of simply cleaning off the doodles after class, Alexa landed in some adult-sized trouble for using her lime-green magic marker.

    She was led out of school in cuffs and walked to the precinct across the street, where she was detained for several hours, she and her mother said.

    "I started crying, like, a lot," said Alexa. "I made two little doodles. ... It could be easily erased. To put handcuffs on me is unnecessary." Alexa, who had a stellar attendance record, hasn't been back to school since, adding, "I just thought I'd get a detention. I thought maybe I would have to clean [the desk]."

    "She's been throwing up," said her mom, Moraima Camacho, 49, an accountant, who lives with her daughter in Kew Gardens. "The whole situation has been a nightmare."

    City officials acknowledged Alexa's arrest was a mistake.

    "We're looking at the facts," said City Education Department spokesmanDavid Cantor. "Based on what we've seen so far, this shouldn't have happened."

    "Even when we're asked to make an arrest, common sense should prevail, and discretion used in deciding whether an arrest or handcuffs are really necessary," said police spokesman Paul Browne.

    Alexa is the latest in a string of city students who have been cuffed for minor infractions. In 2007, 13-year-old Chelsea Fraser was placed under arrest for writing "okay" on her desk at Intermediate School 201. And in 2008, 5-year-old Dennis Rivera was cuffed and sent to a psych ward after throwing a fit in his kindergarten.

    A class action lawsuit was filed by the New York Civil Liberties Union last month against the city for using "excessive force" in middle school and high schools. A 12-year-old sixth-grader, identified in the lawsuit as M.M., was arrested in March 2009 for doodling on her desk at the Hunts Point School.

    Alexa is still suspended from her school, her mother said. She and her mom went to family court on Tuesday, where Alexa was assigned eight hours of community service, a book report and an essay on what she learned from the experience.

    "I definitely learned not to ever draw on a desk," said Alexa. "They told me with a pencil this could still happen."

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    School dances - Great for business!

    Cost of school formals soaring as teenagers glam-up

    By Belinda Goldsmith Dec 1, 2009

    CANBERRA (Reuters) – Parents used to save for their children's weddings but now there's another major rite of passage to fund before they even leave home -- the school formal or prom, a booming industry which seems recession-proof.

    Parties or balls to celebrate the end of school have become increasingly glitzy affairs in a list of countries from Britain, to Singapore, to India and Australia, emulating U.S.-style proms glamorized in the hit Disney movie "High School Musical" and the TV series "Gossip Girl."

    Teenagers are no longer content to celebrate in a school gym decorated with streamers and a parent DJ -- and parents are left with the dilemma of whether or not to join the party and splash out on their teenager's big night.

    Figures from Elk and Sons Consolidated Ptd Ltd, which runs event organizer Prom Night Events, show that in Australia the high school formal market grew nine percent in the past year to be worth $170 million ($155 million) in the city of Sydney alone.

    With the Australian school year ending in December, thousands of teenagers are forking out for glamorous evening gowns, hair stylists, a spray tan, photos and limousines as they celebrate at five-star venues more used to weddings than school events.

    "This has become a huge industry in a niche market and some people even think it will overtake the bridal market," said Elliot Kleiner from Prom Night Events.

    "The school formal is the biggest event on their calendar for the year. This is the Academy Awards of their school life and for many of them it's the last time they will see other."

    A survey of nearly 2,000 Australian students aged between 15 and 18 found that on average girls were spending $1,330 each on the big night while boys were spending an average of $840.


    The poll found that 77 percent of the students when questioned at the start of their final year at school were more focused on the school formal than on their final exams.
    In Britain a survey by supermarket chain ASDA found the average cost of attending the high school prom came in at 258 pounds (US$425). Formal menswear shops are seeing a surge in business from teenagers hiring suits and department store John Lewis has added a prom dress line, British media reported.

    Melbourne mother Debbie Ward paid $600 for her daughter Emma's formal dress as well as about $360 on hair, nails and a fake tan, $50 on limousine hire, $100 on shores, $95 for a ticket, $75 for ball dancing lessons and $300 on official ball photos, for a total price tag of $1,580.

    "It was important as it brings the year level together and the kids enjoyed doing the ball lessons and also dressing up and presenting themselves to their family," she said.
    Amy Best, author of the book "Prom Night: Youth, Schools and Popular Culture," studied the trend of upscaling proms, finding the rising purchasing power of youth culture had made the prom into an industry in its own right.

    Kleiner believes the massive change in communication had made teenagers into savvy consumer aware of their buying power.

    "The teenagers of today have more expendable cash than previous generations for this kind of thing and far more sophisticated tastes," said Kleiner who is setting up franchises in Britain, the United States, South Africa and Canada.

    In Singapore, some beauty salons and make-up artists are offering special prom packages for students, who are also shelling out more to prepare for glitzier school parties -- to the chagrin of some parents.

    "I really wonder, why is it so popular for schools in Singapore to hold their prom night at some expensive high-class hotel with an... expensive dinner which can easily reach much more than $100," wrote one irate parent on blog sgforums.com.

    "Somemore, the students must wear appropriate clothing, which could easily cost up to $100," the parent added.

    "Isn't it better to hold a simple dinner at school which more students can afford?"


    This isn't the only problem with these school functions. The bigger problem is what these teens do when at these functions.

    Adults freak over teens' dancing - http://www.enquirer.com/editions/2001/05/29/loc_adults_freak_over.html

    Dirty Dancing - http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/06/02/AR2008060202043.html

    'Dirty Dancing' Teens Upset School, Ended Dances - http://www.kptv.com/education/9910990/detail.html

    When teens grind, schools freak - http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/35339424

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    “What’s Wrong With Having Sex With Your Teacher?”

    Sex in school and with teachers is a fact of life, say schoolgirls, who happily share the details of their intimate encounters as though they were recalling what happened in class.

    An experienced 14-year-old girl, beguilingly conservative looking with undyed hair and a low hem, is blunt in conversation with an Asahi Weekly reporter:

    “What’s wrong with loving your teacher? At the moment, I’m dating mine.”
    She speaks proudly of her precocious conquest of a teacher in his thirties, who she describes as “cool”:

    “I finally did it with my teacher a while back. On Valentine’s, we met at night, and I told him ‘take me instead of the chocolate’ – we had sex in the car then and there. He was actually my second but I told him he was my first.”

    She describes how teachers and students often exchange mails, and that this actually led to her own relationship:

    “That evening I got a reply – ‘is it ok to start a relationship we can never tell anyone about?’ Of course I immediately replied ‘OK.’

    It seems he had other pupils, but he stopped it with them. He said ‘I liked you from first glance.’ Delightful. Having this secret together really gets my heart racing.”

    Daring encounters in school itself were not uncommon; she recalls proudly how after class the couple would kiss in school, and even touch in class itself at times.

    “I was breathless and my chest was tight in those wonderful moments.”
    One middle-school teacher speaks candidly of his trials in the face of the budding womanhood of his charges:

    “Middle school girls these days are really mature. Of course it varies with the individual, but when I was a schoolboy there were 1-2 sexy girls in the whole year. Now there are 10 ‘womanly’ girls in each class. They’ll innocently ask ‘when did sir first do it?’ and ‘when was your first kiss?’ Honestly, it’s hard to maintain control.”

    Another girl, 15, speaks of her activities with fellow students, again coordinated by mail:

    “My boyfriend asks me so we do it every day at school. Usually in the morning. Last night I had a mail asking ‘shall we do it tomorrow morning?’ I said sure, we went to school early and did it on the classroom veranda. Sometimes I get mails asking to do it after school when I’m still in class.”
    She says of all this that:

    “H is proof of how much you love each other. He likes me too, so he wants to do it all the time too.”

    Such love is common – she estimates a quarter of her classmates are sexually active.

    Yet another girl, 14, explains how she is happy to help out her boyfriend:
    “He’s in the same school as me. When the chime goes off he seems to get hard, so when he can’t stand it we go off to the toilets at break and I get him off.”

    Far from having to put up with this, she happily takes the lead and actively invites to the toilets, she says.

    Tales of schoolgirl sex are usually presented as “a sign of the times,” with the insinuation that youthful sex is in some way unnatural or undesirable, but in fact statistics seem to show the proportion of sexually active schoolgirls has been stable for some time.

    One official with a sex education foundation does however explain that high rates of mobile phone ownership amongst such schoolgirls are thought to be making it easier for girls to maintain intimate (or indeed, commercial) relationships, due to the ease and privacy of such communication.

    Similarly, though middle and elementary schools teach about pregnancy but not sex, where schools are silent the Internet speaks volumes.

    Indeed, under such circumstances it is perhaps more surprising that sexual activity amongst the youth of Japan has remained so stable.

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    American Teacher rapes over 40 schoolgirls

    An American teaching English in Japan has been arrested for sexually assaulting at least 40 schoolgirls, videotaping himself abusing them in over 600 tapes. He admits to raping one elementary school girl because she “pestered” him, and explains his indecent filming as “creating a record of their transition to adulthood for them.”

    The 69-year-old English teacher, an American long term resident of Fukuoka prefecture, was reportedly initially arrested in January on suspicion of indecently assaulting an elementary schooler whom he had been teaching in a classroom he operated at his home.

    Police launched an investigation in response, soon uncovering evidence that he had assaulted another pupil some years ago, charges he admitted, saying “she was pestering me so I did her.”

    Police searched his residence, finding over 600 videotapes. Analysing the contents of the confiscated tapes, they found evidence that the teacher had assaulted at least 40 schoolgirls over a 10 year period, most of whom appeared to be in elementary school.

    He explained to police that he was “creating a record of their transition from childhood to adulthood to show to them later.”

    His modus operandi was to call the girls to his home on some pretext, such as holding a “study session,” and then contrive to film them there. He secured their silence by telling them “Keep this a secret or your parents and teacher will be arrested.”

    Police found no evidence he had been selling the tapes, suggesting they were for personal use.

    He faces charges of rape, indecent assault and manufacturing child pornography. Police investigations continue.

    English teachers in Japan, generally unqualified and completely unregulated, have a reputation for being scurrilous womanisers who substitute the colour of their skin for actual teaching qualifications, although cases of them actually molesting schoolgirls are rare, especially compared to the blighted state of the Japanese teaching profession.

    Their already dubious reputation seems unlikely to improve in light of this incident, however.


    Old is age is no excuse to believe a man is not dangerous. Again, you see the "white" skin color being given privilege over qualification by the inferiority complexed races!

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    Even the practicing Christians are realizing these dangers. It should be the Muslims taking the lead against these evils instead of rushing into it. To make it more understanding, try using the word masjid, imam, and Muslims for church, pastor, and Christians.


    On the 'sin' of sending kids to public school

    Author shares harsh campus realities, urges parents to pull children

    2005 WorldNetDaily.com

    The man who helped push the issue of public education onto the national agenda of the Southern Baptist Convention has written a new book that blows the lid off government schools, showing parents the kind of worldview and values their children are influenced by 180 days a year.

    Bruce Shortt, author of "The Harsh Truth About Public Schools," presents myriad reasons why government institutions are failing America's children and thumbing their noses at parents with a religious worldview.

    As WorldNetDaily reported, last year Shortt helped spearhead an unsuccessful effort to have the Southern Baptist Convention pass a resolution urging its members to remove their children from public school.
    In "The Harsh Truth About Public Schools," Shortt, writing from a biblical perspective, presents rigorous research about the agenda and effect of government schooling on the nation's young people.

    Shortt especially wants to educate Christian parents, millions of whom send their kids off to public school every day.

    "Contrary to what many Christians have been led to believe, there is no such thing as a 'neutral' education," Shortt writes. "All education is religious and conveys a worldview, and there is no more important decision that we make as parents than how we educate our children."

    Continues Shortt: "Unfortunately, Christian parents allow an aggressively anti-Christian institution to form the minds of their children, and the fruit of that choice is bitter. The overwhelming majority of children from evangelical families leave the church within two years after they graduate from high school; only 9 percent of evangelical teens believe that there is any such thing as absolute moral truth; and, our children are being forcibly indoctrinated to believe that homosexual behavior is acceptable."

    While Shortt wants Christian parents who use the government schools to read the book, he also encourages homeschooling parents to read it.

    "Homeschool parents must have this book to minister to their Christian friends and neighbors, pastors and skeptical relatives. Our government-school habit is sowing the wind, and unless Christians turn from this gross sin we will reap a whirlwind that is unimaginable," Shortt says.

    In the book, Shortt documents the pitfalls of public schools, saying the anti-Christian thrust of the governmental school system produces inevitable results: "moral relativism (no fixed standards), academic dumbing down, far-left programs, near absence of discipline and the persistent but pitiable rationalizations offered by government education professionals."

    Shortt also urges pastors to read the book so they might "understand why the church can no longer abdicate its historic role in the education of our children."

    Says Short: "'The Harsh Truth About Public Schools' makes it clear why no Christian child should be left behind in government schools. Our Christian children are perishing because parents and pastors lack knowledge. The information in this book exposes the 'salt and light' and the 'our schools are different' rationalizations for educating Christian children in pagan schools for the contemptible falsehoods they are.

    "Any parent or pastor who genuinely desires to be faithful in the education of Christian children needs to find out what the public schools are actually doing, rather than relying on what they are saying they are doing or on memories of the public schools as they may have existed 10, 20 or 30 years ago."

    Shortt makes his argument by citing a school district in Texas.

    "There is no public school district in the country that has more Christians in the community or in the schools than that of Plano, Texas," he said. "In fact, the largest and most powerful church in the state of Texas, Prestonwood Baptist, is located in Plano. Yet, it took a court order to force the Plano schools to allow Christian school children to privately give classmates Christmas gifts that had a Christian message. Moreover, the school district had even prohibited schoolchildren from bringing red and green napkins to the school 'holiday' parties for fear the colors might remind someone of Christmas.

    "The truth is that the public school policy and curriculum decisions that matter to Christians are not made locally. They are largely dictated by federal and state court decisions, federal and state legislation and regulations, and the teachers' union and other professional associations connected with the public schools."

    But what about reforming the public schools? Isn't that a solution?
    Responds Shortt: "Public schools cannot be reformed to provide a Christian education, and the evidence is overwhelming that even conventional secular reforms to reinstate traditional academic and moral standards will continue to fail. But even if you think that we should nevertheless try to reinstate traditional academic and moral standards in the schools, taking your children out is the most effective thing you can do to help the children whose parents have left them behind in the public schools. Only the threat of a collapse of the entire public school system offers even the remotest prospect of positive change. Traditional reform efforts are a waste of time.

    "Even if you believe that there is nothing wrong with institutionalizing Christian children in public schools, you need to read this book because you may be wrong. Remember, you only get one chance to educate your children. There are no do-overs."


    The Little Book of Big Reasons to Homeschool

    By David and Kim d'Escoto

    Why homeschool? Is it really effective? Am I qualified to teach my children? Aren't public schools OK? What about socialization?

    Drawing from David d'Escoto's experience as a church ministry leader and adult Bible teacher, and Kim's background in elementary education, these two veteran homeschoolers are committed to reaching out to families and spreading the homeschool vision. The d'Escotos give concise and compelling reasons why homeschooling is your best option for educating your children today.

    "The Little Book of Big Reasons to Homeschool" addresses the benefits to mind, body, and soul, and answers the tough questions about homeschooling--academics, socialization, spiritual training, and more. Plus, discover what what the mindset was behind the establishment of today's system of mass education, and where has it led us as a society.


    BRAINWASHING 101: Indoctrination and sexual corruption on America's college campuses

    Fall registration, the first day of class, and another crop of America's high school graduates have left home and hearth to attend college in the hope it will prepare them for life and career.

    But from Harvard to UCLA and thousands of colleges and universities in between, what awaits them is non-stop leftist indoctrination, pervasive sexual anarchy and – if they're not careful – loss of their values and innocence.

    What many parents have suspected and feared has been documented first-hand in the latest edition of WND's famed Whistleblower magazine, in a stunning edition titled "BRAINWASHING 101: Indoctrination and sexual corruption on America's college campuses."

    "In true Whistleblower fashion," said Managing Editor David Kupelian, "we decided to tell this incredible story in the most compelling, 'insider' way possible – by letting college students themselves expose what really goes on in the closed society of the college campus."

    Young people featured in this issue include Ben Shapiro (nationally syndicated columnist, author of "Brainwashed: How Universities Indoctrinate America's Youth" and a recent UCLA graduate, now enrolled at Harvard), Abby Nye (a student at Butler University and author of "Fish Out of Water: Surviving and Thriving as a Christian on a Secular Campus") and Hans Zeiger (author of "Get Off My Honor: The Assault on the Boy Scouts of America" and a student at Hillsdale College).

    Meanwhile, the "older generation" – in the persons of WorldNetDaily Editor Joseph Farah and Managing Editor David Kupelian, plus Jim Nelson Black, public policy analyst and author of "Freefall of the American University" – round out Whistleblower's look at the unrelentingly subversive agenda that dominates most American colleges today.

    Together, this month's team of whistleblowers prove conclusively that, while sky-high tuition costs have more than doubled since the 1980s, the level of sexual corruption, anti-Americanism and radical political and cultural indoctrination at America's colleges has increased even more.
    "Very simply, if you have a child in college or who may soon be headed toward college, you owe it to yourself – and to your child – to read this issue of Whistleblower," said Kupelian.

    Highlights of "BRAINWASHING 101" include:
    • "What are we teaching, anyway?" by Joseph Farah, demonstrating the persecution on campus of believing Christians for attempting to stand up for traditional morality.
    • "A crisis on campus" by Jim Nelson Black, a powerful overview of how America's colleges are corrupting the minds and morals of the next generation.
    • "Ward Churchill backs fragging," which shows how the controversial "9-11 prof" suggests rolling grenades under line officers.
    • "Sex in the classroom" by Ben Shapiro – a mind-boggling first-hand account of sexual anarchy on the typical campus. As Shapiro summarizes: "Homosexuality is perfectly normal. Pedophilia is acceptable. Bestiality is fine."
    • "How Western culture has been turned upside down" by David Kupelian, showing what's really behind multiculturalism and political correctness, which started on the college campus and have now grown to permeate society at large.
    • "Behind closed doors: Surviving and thriving as a Christian on a secular campus" by Abby Nye, a gripping and eye-opening look at the gauntlet a Christian faces when attending a secular college.
    • "Hindsight: Advice to other Christian students at secular colleges" by Abby Nye.
    • "Solutions" by Ben Shapiro, wherein the recent UCLA grad and author offers specific steps for ending the leftist stranglehold on America's major universities.
    • "A school for future leaders," profiling Virginia's Patrick Henry College, created especially for Christian homeschoolers.
    • "Young Americans turning right" by Hans Zeiger, in which the college student, author a and columnist provides real hope that many young Americans, despite all the forces arrayed against them, are headed in the right direction.
    "This is one of those issues that you just can't put down," said Farah. "It is a fantastic read, and will leave you with no doubt whatsoever that America's colleges today have become radical indoctrination centers – and your kids are the target."

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    School staff get 1,700 complaints

    9 August 2010

    More than 1,700 staff in UK schools were accused of misbehaviour by parents or pupils last year, figures obtained by the BBC reveal.

    More than half of these were allegations of physical assault or "inappropriate restraint", Freedom of Information data reveals.

    And 143 of those accused were dismissed or resigned.

    Teachers facing allegations in England have been promised anonymity until they have been charged.

    More than 1,000 of the allegations related to teachers, but the rest were against a range of other staff working in schools, including teaching assistants, catering staff, lunchtime assistants, learning mentors, bus and taxi drivers.

    'Unprofessional conduct'

    The dismissals included a mini-bus driver who was accused of "unprofessional conduct with pupils".

    School governors and a police officer based in a school were also the subject of complaints.

    A school governor faced a criminal investigation after claims of sexual misconduct.

    The figures show there were also 202 "disciplinary procedures".

    These numbers are set against a context of more than 800,000 classroom staff, plus hundreds of thousands of other employees and volunteers who work for schools or with school children.

    These figures, drawn from the responses of more than half the local authorities in the UK, also show that one in five complaints against school staff - almost 500 - were allegations about inappropriate sexual behaviour.

    There were a total of 79 criminal investigations as a result of allegations from parents and pupils.

    Complaints also included claims of bad language, inadequate supervision of children and the misuse of technology, such as inappropriate use of Facebook.

    While only a small minority of allegations resulted in legal or disciplinary action, the survey also suggested a low level of malicious intent from complainants.

    Teachers' unions have campaigned against the career-wrecking danger of malicious accusations against staff - but this survey only identified 50 complaints last year as "false or malicious".

    Many more complaints were labelled as "unfounded" or "unsubstantiated".

    Conclusions disputed

    The Westminster government has promised that teachers who face allegations will be given anonymity until the point when charges are pressed.

    It has been claimed that the threat of false allegations has undermined teachers' authority in the classroom.

    The ATL teachers' union says that this survey fails to show the "vast majority" of false allegations, as they would have been dismissed immediately and would not have reached the local authority.

    The union has claimed that as many as one in four teachers has faced a false allegation - and says that it can takes months to resolve.

    "If an allegation is investigated the staff member is usually suspended and told they mustn't have any contact with colleagues, leaving them totally isolated," says an ATL spokesperson.

    "We want anonymity for staff, no automatic bar on staff keeping in contact with colleagues (who are quite frequently friends) and investigations to be speeded up."

    A Department for Education spokesperson said: "The government believes teachers should be protected from the damage that malicious allegations can cause.

    "Last month, ministers announced the intention to give anonymity to teachers accused by pupils and take other measures to protect against false accusations.

    "Ministers are clear that they want to put an end to rumours and malicious gossip about innocent teachers which can ruin careers."

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    While Muslims are persecuted in the U.S., Canada, Australia and Europe, Christians in the Muslim World, especially in Egypt, enjoy very peaceful and prosperous life. In fact, the Coptic Christian minority (5%) in Egypt has been riding high, weilding greater power and enjoying greater rights than the Muslim majority!.The richest man in Egypt is a Christian Copt. Christian Copts have even highjacked the.Youth Revolution which they did not participate in and only joined after it was all over.


    It's not easy being a young Muslim today - hate crimes in the U.S.

    Assalamu Alaikum

    In late March 2011, a Muslim third grader was found unconscious and hung from a bathroom hook in his school in Louisville, Kentucky. It was not the first time Muhammad had been bullied and abused.

    That same week, a Muslim girl from Dreyfus School in New York was beaten up, thrown on the ground, and had her headscarf pulled off, as she was repeatedly called a “terrorist” and told, “You're a Muslim”. She was threatened to be stabbed with a knife unless she handed over her cell phone and all of her money. The victim suffered minor bruises and a cut lip. This was not the first time she was assaulted for being a Muslim.
    We wish that these hate crimes were isolated cases. But according to a Columbia University survey, seven percent of Muslim students in New York report being assaulted. There are 100,000 Muslim students in New York public schools which means about 7,000 Muslim students have been physically beaten up. Most of these daily crimes against Muslims go unreported.

    Islamophobia is affecting our children in a serious manner. Statistics unfortunately don’t provide the human face of the issue. An NPR story from the This American Life program titled, “Shouting Across the Divide”, provided that human face by showing how an American Muslim family was devastated after what happened to their daughter in school: http://www.thislife.org/Radio_Episode.aspx?episode=322

    For this reason, I would like to request that you formally plan this summer to strengthen the family by doing things together, learning to be stronger in our faith, through Shura in the family, engaging neighbors which is a proven winning strategy. You and your children must enhance communication with each other. Thirty percent of children no longer use a Muslim name in school. Some have left Islam. A large number of Muslim youth drink. A family working together will have a better chance of their children surviving Islamophobia by remaining confident Muslims and productive citizens. So invest in your children this summer. Sound Vision has many resources available for parenting and for summer planning.

    While planning for summer also think of taking a vacation. I have heard that Yosemite National Park is bursting with the beauty. Camping there for a few days might bring your family closer to nature. I also suggest visiting Masjids which you have never visited.

    You can participate in MuslimFest this summer as well. MuslimFest Seattle is this coming Saturday, MuslimFest Appleton, MuslimFest San Jose, and MuslimFest Toronto are great opportunities this summer for family fun and relationship with other Muslim families.

    Please use summer learning opportunities to share Islam and more about Sharia with your family. Since Muslims don’t quite use the term Sharia, young people seem as confused about it as our neighbors.

    Sound Vision has produced three brochures to help our neighbors understand what Sharia is or isn't, and how Muslim Americans live Sharia. You can order them now. here. here. & here.

    I urge you to donate as much as you can so that we can hire scholars, writers, producers, and developers to put together this content as soon as possible.
    Your donations are Zakatable and tax-deductible.


    Abdul Malik Mujahid

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    Teachers Chided for Facebook Posts

    By Sarah Jacobsson Purewal - Apr 2, 2011

    For the last time, everybody: if you're going to post things on Facebook, please have a little common sense.

    Careless Metaphor

    In Paterson, New Jersey, a first-grade teacher has been suspended for posting a status update on her Facebook page that implied she felt like a warden overseeing future criminals. And by "implied," I mean her status update said, "I feel like a warden overseeing future criminals," according to a district official.

    Needless to say, parents of the teacher's students weren't too happy about their children being called "future criminals," and the teacher (whose name hasn't been released) was suspended with pay after a "significant number" of parents complained.

    This comment particularly hit home because the Paterson school district has "long been one of New Jersey's most troubled school systems," according to The New York Times.

    School board president Theodore Best said the teacher was suspended not for her indiscreet Facebook status update, but because "the incident created serious problems at the school that impeded the functioning of the building." Best told North Jersey's The Record that "You can't simply fire someone for what they have on a Facebook page; but if that spills over and affects the classroom then you can take action."

    Show and Tell

    Meanwhile, over in Chicago, a computer lab teacher at Overton Elementary School has been reprimanded for posting photos of a 7-year-old girl on Facebook and mocking her hairstyle.

    According to The Chicago Tribune, the teacher posted two photos of the girl -- a side shot and a back-of-the-head shot -- along with the line, "And y'all thought I was joking!" The girl's hairstyle was special for picture day -- braids with Jolly Ranchers tied to the ends, a hairstyle she'd seen and admired in a magazine (hey, 7-year-olds are not known for their keen sense of fashion).

    The teacher's friends then joined in, with comments such as, "If you're going to make your child look ridiculous, the least thing you can do is have them matching," and "I laughed so hard that my contact popped out."

    The girl's mother was alerted to the issue when another parent -- whose child was Facebook "friends" with the teacher -- sent her an email with screenshots of the page. The teacher then apologized to the mother and took down the page, though the Chicago Public School district is still looking into the incident and says it "will warrant disciplinary action."

    While it's true that both of these Facebook posts were probably not 100 percent serious, and were meant for the benefit of entertaining the respective teachers' friends, that won't change how certain people perceive them.

    The moral of the story? Don't post anything about your job, ever, unless it's something that absolutely cannot be misconstrued. That's why I always post things like, "PCWorld is the best magazine ever," and "I love my editors."


    These are educators, they are taught the importance of protecting and treating children with respect. Well, that's public schools for you.

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    Public schools woo foreign students to boost ranks


    MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) — Northern Maine is 7,000 miles and a world away from China, but that's not stopping a school superintendent from recruiting Chinese students to attend public high school in this remote mill town.

    Faced with declining enrollments and shrinking revenues, public school districts from Maine to California are seeking out students from overseas, particularly China, to attend their high schools. At least two public schools in Maine have 10 tuition-paying Chinese students in classes this year, and the superintendent in Millinocket is the latest to set his sights on China.

    It's a growing trend: Other schools are doing the same in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, Ohio, Virginia and Washington, according to a student recruitment agency in San Francisco.

    Next fall, Millinocket Superintendent Ken Smith hopes to have at least 60 Chinese students — each paying $13,000 in tuition and another $11,000 for room and board — at Stearns High School. Stearns at one time had close to 700 high school students, but enrollment has fallen over the years to under 200 this year.

    The first-year batch is now being signed up, Smith said, with plans for more international students in the years ahead. Local students will benefit by being exposed to those from abroad, and Chinese students will gain from being immersed in the local culture, he said.

    When Smith went on a recruiting trip to the cities of Shanghai, Beijing and Fuzhou last fall, students there had never heard of Maine. But they knew they wanted to come to America to enhance their chances of going to an American college or university.

    "They didn't know where Maine was, but they knew where Harvard was," Smith said. "They all want to go to Harvard."

    As Maine's overall population has aged, the student population has shrunk. That's particularly true in remote areas where jobs have disappeared, forcing young people to leave.

    Millinocket's population has fallen 30 percent in the past 20 years. Two paper mills that used to be the lifeblood of the regional economy, employing more than 4,000 workers at their peak in the 1980s, are skeletons of their past selves — one is idle and the other employs about 450 workers.

    With a fiscal crunch and projections for a continued slide in enrollment, Smith last fall joined the heads of three private schools in Maine on a recruiting trip to China.

    Chinese students could be forgiven if they experience culture shock in a place like northern Maine.

    Located at the gateway to Maine's North Woods 3½ hours north of Portland, Millinocket has less than 5,000 people, no public transportation and nearly 8 feet of snowfall each year. The town has a 15-percent jobless rate and is more than 98 percent white. The nearest mall or movie theater is more than an hour away.

    By contrast, the Chinese cities Smith is targeting have tens of millions of people among them and serve as financial, political and cultural centers.

    As for education, Smith acknowledges the school's poor test scores. The percentage of juniors at Stearns meeting state standards for writing, reading, science and math stood between 36 and 41 percent in the latest round of testing.

    The Chinese families are aware of the scores, but are more interested in how many advanced placement classes the school has and how many students are accepted to college, he said. Many Chinese students look at Stearns as a steppingstone toward an American university or to a private school to finish out high school and as place to immerse themselves in the English language, he said.

    And he's convinced that foreign students will be pleased with the school and that the region's assets — clean air, clean water, low crime, good roads, good health care, natural beauty and nearby Mount Katahdin, the northern terminus of the Appalachian Trail — work in the school's favor.

    "The other goal is to give our kids exposure to other countries so they can be more competitive when they go out in the world market," Smith said. "Understanding other countries, I believe, is part of the future of education."

    In remote Newcomb, N.Y., the high school this year took in nine international students — three from Russia, two from France, two from Vietnam, and one from Korea — who pay $3,500 each for tuition and another $3,500 to live with a host family. The school is bringing in foreign students not just for revenue, but also to keep its numbers up — it has only 34 students this year — and expose its students to other cultures, said Principal Skip Hults.

    "We felt like our high school was becoming too small, both socially and academically," Hults said.

    Other schools nationwide are also taking a look overseas, said Shayna Ferullo of Quest International, a student recruitment agency in San Francisco. A handful of public school districts have recruited overseas for a few years, but in the past year public schools in places such as Virginia Beach, Va.; Tacoma, Wash.; Lavaca, Ark.; Chicago; and Hopkinton and Arlington, Mass.; to name a few, have recruited students from abroad, she said.

    In Maine, seven Chinese students are attending Orono High School, paying $13,000 each in tuition and $8,000 for room and board while staying with local families. Three Chinese students this year have attended Camden Hills Regional High School in Rockport, paying $15,000 in tuition and $5,000 for room and board to stay with local families.

    Lei Huang, 16, from Shanghai, is attending Camden Hills high school this year. The school aims to have 10 foreign students next year, from China and Vietnam.

    Schools in China, he said, demand long days in the classroom and long nights doing homework, with an emphasis on memorization and testing. In Camden, he appreciates the emphasis on creativity and tapping into students' interests.

    Outside of school, he likes being able to drink water out of the tap, the abundance of trees and time to participate on the high school ski team. But he misses buying live fish at seafood markets in China, authentic Chinese food and public transportation so that he's not dependent on others with cars to get around.

    "Everything is different. Even eating pancakes is different," he said. "I put ketchup on my pancakes the first time because I didn't know how to eat them."

    Unlike those attending private schools, foreign students are allowed to attend public schools for only one year because of American visa regulations. That means Huang and other public-school international students will have to go elsewhere next year.

    In Lei's case, he plans to attend a private high school next year before eventually moving on to college. He wants to go to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    In Orono, 16-year-old Peng Yue — who goes by "Cherry" at school — and six others from Changsha, China, have been taking classes. The students, all fluent in English, get mostly A's with a few scattered B's.

    A junior, Peng hopes to attend another American high school next year before college. She has her eye on Columbia University, where she'd like to study economics. She says she may be Chinese, "but I have an American dream," she said.

    Orono High School expects to have 40 to 45 students next year, with roughly half from China, Taiwan, Japan and Korea, and the other half from Europe and Brazil.

    The foreign students have yet to arrive in Millinocket, but the school and the town have been preparing for their arrival.

    Alyssa McLean, a 16-year-old junior at Stearns, said it'll be good for the town to have some outside influences, although some townspeople might be wary of having students come from so far away.

    Still, she's convinced the new students will be impressed with the school and the region.

    "I think they'll have a hard time adjusting because it's so much about nature around here, and they have so many large cities," she said. "They'll like it, I think, but there'll be an adjustment."

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    Single-sex lunches benefit school children

    By Kevin Murphy - Mar 10, 2011

    Kansas City, Missouri (Reuters) - Single-sex lunches introduced in three schools in America's heartland have helped reduce misbehavior among students and improve eating habits, authorities said.

    The Wichita, Kansas middle schools, for students aged 11 to 14, started the separate lunches for boys and girls to reduce teasing, rough-housing and flirting.

    "The girls really seem to like it because they get their girl time without having to worry about boys," said Michael Archibeque, principal at Pleasant Valley Middle School. "And the boys don't show off for the girls. I think it's the perfect age for this."

    But what Archibeque likes most is that more students are finishing their food, which means less waste and fewer students having to study while hungry in the afternoon.

    "I could not believe how many kids are actually eating," Archibeque said.

    At Truesdell Middle School in Wichita, which has had single-sex lunches for two years, the positive impact lasts even after lunch is over, according to Principal Jennifer Sinclair.

    The students seem to have adapted to the single-sex lunches, Sinclair said. When a mixed-gender lunch was offered recently as incentive to encourage school fundraising, the kids were not interested.

    "They said, 'Yuck, why would we want that?'" Sinclair said.

    It is not clear how many schools in the United State have single-sex lunches. A spokesman for the Kansas Department of Education said Wichita is the only school district she has heard of in the state with that policy.

    Single-sex education is growing rapidly in the United States following evidence that boys and girls may do better academically and socially by being in separate classrooms.

    In January, at least 524 public schools had classrooms that were single sex, up from about a dozen in 2002, according to the National Association for Single-Sex Public Education.

    The association did not have figures on how many schools with co-educational classrooms have single-sex lunchrooms. School principals generally do not require approval of the school board or state departments of education to have single-sex lunches.


    These people are now discovering what Islam has taught all along about the separation of the genders. Muslim countries think they are progressing when they abandon Islamic ways and imitate the kuffar by making their schools mixed gender. The kuffar learn it the hard way before they come to what Islam teaches, something Muslims can avoid if they just follow their deen!

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    Students consider prostitution to pay for school?

    May 18, 2011

    One in three university students in the German capital would consider sex work as a means to finance their education, a study from the Berlin Studies Center said on Wednesday.

    The figure in Berlin, where prostitution is legal, was higher than students surveyed in Paris (29.2 percent) and in Kiev (18.5 percent), the three cities the report looked at.

    The study found some 4 percent of the 3,200 Berlin students surveyed said they had already done some form of sex work, which includes prostitution, erotic dancing and Internet shows.

    The results surprised the study's authors, who said they undertook the study because student prostitution had been often reported but little was known about its relationship to education policy.

    "The main motivation of students to turn to prostitution were the financial incentives, namely the high hourly wages," Eva Blumenschein, one of the study's authors and a 26-year-old student at Berlin's Humboldt University, told Reuters.

    Blumenschein said recent educational reforms aimed at speeding up students' time at university may play a role in them seeking out sex work.

    "It's possible that because educational reforms have increased student workloads, they have less time to earn money," she said. "Coupled with higher student fees, in this instance, leads students into prostitution."

    Thirty percent of students working in the sex industry were in debt, the study found.

    That compared with 18 percent of students who said they would consider sex work who were in debt.


    Prostitution is a profession known to be practiced by immoral, desperate, uneducated people, and criminals. The whole point of an education is so that a person does not has to do low level menial work, let alone the lowest level of work (prostitution).

    The modern world is full of people with high education and no morals or decency. Self respect and self-worth are no longer the values of the modern advanced countries; it is only greed and money.

    These people want the Muslims to integrate into their immoral society. These are the same people who want to ban the burqa and teach the Muslims how to dress!

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    70% of Science Award Finalists Are Children of Immigrants

    Stephanie Pappas - 27 May 2011

    Immigration is a boon to American science and math, a new report asserts, noting that 70 percent of the finalists in a recent prestigious science competition are the children of immigrants.

    The report by the National Foundation for American Policy, a nonprofit research group in Arlington, Va., states that many immigrant parents emphasize hard science and math education for their children, viewing those fields as paths to success.

    Statistics supporting that belief: According to a recent Georgetown University study on the value of undergraduate majors, the lifetime median annual income for someone with a bachelor's degree in engineering is $75,000, compared with $29,000 for a counseling or psychology major. [Infographic: Highest-paying College Majors]

    That study found that the highest earners are petroleum engineers, with median annual earnings of $120,000.

    Only 12 percent of Americans are foreign-born, the NFAP report says. Even so, children of immigrants took 70 percent of the finalist slots in the 2011 Intel Science Talent Search Competition, an original-research competition for high school seniors.

    Of the 40 finalists, 28 had parents born in other countries: 16 from China, 10 from India, one from South Korea and one from Iran.

    "In proportion to their presence in the U.S. population, one would expect only one child of an Indian (or Chinese) immigrant parent every two and a half years to be an Intel Science Search finalist, not 10 in a year," wrote the report's author, NFAP director Stuart Anderson.

    Finalists interviewed for the report attributed their interest in research to their parents' attitudes.

    "Our parents brought us up with love of science as a value," David Kenneth Tang-Quan, whose parents emigrated from China to California, told Anderson, according to the report.

    Still, children of immigrants face barriers outside of the education system. According to the Georgetown report, racial disparities in pay persist even within science fields. Whites with an undergraduate major in engineering out-earn Asians with the same degree by about $8,000 a year. African-American and Hispanic engineering graduates fare worse, making about $60,000 and $56,000 per year, respectively, compared with whites' $80,000.

    Asians out-earn whites in the fields of health, law and public policy; psychology and social work; and biology and life sciences.

    The fact that children of immigrants excel in science and math should be taken into account when making immigration policy, Anderson wrote: "The results should serve as a warning against new restrictions on legal immigration, both family and employment-based immigration, since such restrictions are likely to prevent many of the next generation of outstanding scientists and researcher from emerging in America."

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    ‘Cougar epidemic’ rages as teachers seduce students

    02 June, 2011

    Two female teachers have become the latest in a string of ‘cougars’ charged with engaging in sexual activities with underage students.

    Amy Caudle, at eacher in Alabama was charged with sexually abusing three students and pled guilty to two counts. She was sentenced to 15 years in prison; however she will serve three years and receive credit for time already served.

    The judge rules she must resign from her job and give up her teaching credentials. Further, McGuire will be forced to register as a sex offender.

    According to records, Caudle performed oral sex on at least two students in her car. She was found out when she slipped up and told a former school employee.

    In South Carolina a Spanish teacher resigned from her job following charges of sexual batter with a student.

    The courts allege that high School teacher Abby McElhenny was involved in a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student.

    The student was found out by his parents, when they learned he had been lying to them about spending then night at a friend’s home. They later found hundreds of text messages between the student and an unknown number.

    When a friend attempted to call the unknown number pretending to be a salesperson, they discovered it was the teacher and the student had been having an affair with her.

    Both teachers join a growing list of female teachers who are caught in sexual relationships with their students. In May alone, there have been at least 6 cases reported of female teachers having sex or engaging in sexual activity with one or more students. Over the past school year there have been over an estimate 25 cases.

    Some argue the lines between teacher and student have become blurred and much of American culture has become over sexualized.

    “I have had teachers in my practice who are friends with their students on Facebook and they don't see anything wrong with it,” child psychologist Dr. Michael Oberschneider told the Daily Mail. “It's a blurring of boundaries but your teacher is not your friend. We need to get the boundaries back.”

    The roles of teachers need to be reinstated. Teachers are not a friend or a buddy, they are teachers. Often this leads to other issues.

    “As a nation we are over sexulising things,” he commented. “Our prime time shows are becoming very graphic, we have TV shows that encourage 'cougars' – they're saying isn't it a wonderful idea for older women?”

    This idea of the cougar and the inappropriate term MILF. It's trendy to be with someone's mom,” he added.

    Oberschneider explained that younger teen boys see having sex with an older woman or a woman in a position of power as an accomplishment, a victory to be honored.

    “I've had teenage boys in my office talking about being with older women and their parents are laughing,” Oberschneider said. “The father is almost saying ‘atta boy’.”

    “There is a certain mystique around the older woman in our society,' he added. 'If it was a man (who is abusing) in our society we are harsher, but when it's a woman we kind of wonder about it.”

    American society almost sympathizes with female teachers who sleep with students, while simultaneously demonizing a male who does the same thing.

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    Protesters oppose Muslim prayer in public schools

    July 25, 2011

    They waved signs that warned of “creeping jihad” and proclaimed “Islam must be reformed or banned.”

    They chanted — “No Islam in our schools”; “No Mohamed in our schools”; “No Sharia law in our country.”

    About 100 protesters, many from groups such as the Jewish Defense League, the Christian Heritage Party and Canadian Hindu Advocacy, came to the Toronto District School Board Monday evening to protest its approval of formal Friday prayer services for Muslim students at Valley Park Middle School.

    Standing at the back of the crowds, far from the megaphone-wielding speakers, York University students Mariam Hamaoui and Sarah Zubaira had their own signs espousing their right to pray in school.

    They came to thank the school board for providing a place for the Valley Park students to pray. Previously those students had left their school to attend prayers at a nearby mosque on Fridays.

    Bringing an imam into the school was a means of preventing some of the approximately 300 Muslim students from failing to return to classes after those prayers, said school board director Chris Spence. It also meant they don’t have to cross a busy street.

    Valley Park has been holding the prayers in the cafeteria for three years and there have been no complaints within the school community of about 1,200, he said.

    Hamaoui, 18, said she had to go to the basement to pray when she attended Etobicoke Collegiate Institute because “there was no other place.”

    “I think people should be open minded. I don’t see the problem to go pray. Praying is helping everybody,” she told reporters and the protesters who aggressively confronted her.

    “Universities let anybody pray. I don’t see the problem with having middle schools,” she told one woman.

    To a man who told her that prayer belonged at home, she said, “Is our school not a second home?”

    “It’s our constitutional right,” said Zubaira, who wore a hijab for the first time on Monday.

    Speaking to reporters inside the board office, Spence said schools have an obligation to religious accommodation.

    “It’s not a matter of if we should be doing it — it’s how,” he said.

    But, “accommodation is fluid. It’s not written in stone,” said Spence, who added the board is feeling its way on the difficult issue.

    Outside on the board steps, Toronto grandmother Frances Flynt said she came to the protest to “oppose having a mosque in a school.”

    She said her grandchildren are only permitted to sing secular songs like Jingle Bells at Christmas. “They’re not allowed to sing hymns in school,” she said.

    Artist and atheist Ryan Browne came alone to the protest.

    “I felt so strongly about it I decided I’d come down and do something about it,” he said, adding that he fears “our public institutions can be apprehended by certain interest groups.

    “I work for the TDSB, I try to teach in an environment of equity. I just find this kind of rhetoric intolerant,” said Omar Qayum, a Muslim math teacher at Agincourt Collegiate.

    For the past five years, he says, he’s been taking time on Fridays to pray with his students and there have been no problems.

    We have a Catholic school system. It is publicly funded. My tax dollars go to Catholic schools. I don’t have a problem so long as other religious groups have that same right but that’s not the case . . . When they talk about gender segregation, we have Catholic schools that are all girls and all boys. It’s just that Muslims are an easy target. We are a minority. Islamophobia is an industry these days,” said Qayum.

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    School teacher 'sprayed children who smelt of curry with air freshener'

    Tariq Tahir - 14th February, 2011

    Teacher Elizabeth Davies sprayed air freshener on Asian children if they smelled of curry in the mornings, a disciplinary hearing was told yesterday.

    Mrs Davies is accused of ‘humiliating’ children aged between three and six by using the aerosol on them in her nursery class.

    The 48-year-old was said to have told Bangladeshi children who smelled of onions or curry, ‘There is a waft coming in from paradise’ before blasting the air freshener.

    Davies, who had 20 years’ experience, is also said to have sprayed pupils who broke wind, washed their hands with pine disinfectant and made them stand on newspaper if they wet themselves.

    Her classroom assistant, Jan Islam, said: ‘Mrs Davies would say that we are not here to babysit the children and to call their parents. Pupils would be told to stand on newspaper until their parents arrive to collect them.’

    Davies worked at Swansea’s Hafod Primary School, where more than half the 260 children were from a Bangladeshi background.

    She was sacked from her £34,000-a-year job over ‘child protection concerns’ in April last year. She had been suspended on full pay for 18 months while the case was investigated.

    Yesterday, she denied five charges at a General Teaching Council hearing and could be struck off.

    Mrs Islam told the hearing: ‘Mrs Davies would wash the children’s hands in a bowl containing pine disinfectant. She would spray air freshener almost daily. Children would sit on the carpet. If they had broken wind she would stand above them and spray air freshener at them.’

    Asked what harm air freshener could cause to young children, headteacher Rachel Webb told the hearing: ‘It is demeaning, dangerous and embarrassing for a child. It could cause serious damage to a child’s health.’

    The case continues.


    If you are a racist intolerant bigot then at least have enough self-respect to go find a job in a less multicultural, diverse school. But then again, such fools shouldn’t even be in the education field. If you want to end racism then start with getting rid of racist adults from such positions.

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    Anti-Muslim Fliers At Schools Spark Debate

    Defend Christians Group Handing Out Fliers At Local Schools

    October 6, 2011

    SAN DIEGO -- A religious organization's campaign that focuses on
    passing out anti-Muslim literature to students is being criticized, but the group's founder believes he is doing nothing wrong.

    The organization Defend Christians has been passing out fliers to students at some local high schools, including Clairemont High School. But some say teenagers should not be the ones receiving the fliers.

    Zac Patchett recently saw a flier sitting in his Clairemont home. The two-page paper shows a headline which reads "Ayatollah Khomeini had sex with a 4-year-old girl" and is critical of Islam for its beliefs.

    Patchett learned someone passed it out to his younger sister, a sophomore at Clairemont High School. When he saw what was on it, he said, "I was just personally offended. It goes against being an American."

    When asked whether the fliers are a form of racism, Gary Cass of Defend Christians said, "This isn't racist at all. All it's doing is telling the truth about a group of people that are organized around a religious ideology. It transcends race."

    The group passes out the fliers on public property just outside of the high schools. They have gone to Clairemont High School and Kearny High School, as well as other schools in Los Angeles and the Bay Area.

    The fliers say as Islam grows "Muslims become increasingly more aggressive" and "We must defend students from being recruited and radicalized into Islam."

    had great cooperation with the San Diego police and the SD Unified School District because what we're doing is not intended to be provocative. We're not trying to show up and surprise anybody. We're just trying to communicate our point of view," said Cass.

    However, local Muslims say the fliers will only spread hate.

    "We're also concerned about the bullying that's going on in public schools. So
    this is only going to spark the fire of 'Islam-a-phobia,' possible bullying of Muslim students," said Edgar Hopida of the Council on American-Islamic Relations.

    While everyone agrees Americans have Freedom of Speech, Patchett questions how far it should go.

    "I absolutely believe they have every right, but you can't abuse the right. If you're allowed to do something, [it] doesn't mean it's OK to do it," Patchett said.

    Cass said he plans to hand out fliers at more local high schools, but he did not reveal the names of the schools.


    The Muslims should hand out fliers at the same location with quotes from the bible, showing the true face of their anti-Islam benefactors!

    "a blessing on anyone who seizes your babies and shatters them against a rock!" [Psalms 137:9, Jerusalem Bible]

    A man who refuses to impregnate his widowed sister-in-law is "wicked in the LORD's sight" and so is put to death. [GE 38:8-10]

    A father can sell a daughter into slavery to pay a debt. [EX 21:7-11 ]

    A child who curses his parent(s) is to be put to death. A stubborn and/or rebellious child is to be put to death. [EX 21:17, LE 20:9, DT 21:18-21 ]

    A virgin who is raped must marry her rapist (if they are "found"). [DT 22:28-29]

    One cannot be a disciple of Jesus unless he hates his mother, father, wife, children, brothers, sisters, and even his own life. [LK 14:26]

    "Samaria shall become desolate; for she hath rebelled against her God: they shall fall by the sword: their infants shall be dashed in pieces, and their women with child shall be ripped up." [Hosea 13:16]

    "Give me any plague, but the plague of the heart: and any wickedness, but the wickedness of a woman." [Eccles. 25:13]

    Tamar had sex with her father-in-law Judah [Gen. 38:16]

    Lot's daughters had intercourse with him [Gen. 19:30-38]

    (give the daughter to be raped):

    "Behold, here is my daughter a maiden, and his concubine; them I will bring out now, and humble ye them, and do with them what seemeth good unto you: but unto this man do not so vile a thing. But the men would not hearken to him: so the man took his concubine, and brought her forth unto them; and they knew her, and abused her all the night until the morning: and when the day began to spring, they let her go." [Judges 19:24-25]

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    Boy flunked for faith: suit

    By GARY BUISO - October 16, 2011

    “f” is for Allah.

    A public Brooklyn
    school refused to promote a Muslim boy to the sixth grade because of his religion, says an incendiary lawsuit in Brooklyn federal court.

    Abedin Kajoshaj, 11,
    had the marks to move on to the sixth grade at PS 180, the SEEALL Academy in Borough Park, but was inexplicably held back at the end of the 2009-2010 year, the suit claims.

    “I don’t know why they kept me back. I was one of the smarter kids in my class,” Abedin said.

    He pulled down a 3.04, or “B,” average, said his family’s lawyers, Steven Storch and Thomas Monohan.

    During the school year, Abedin earned a 3 in reading and scored a 2 on the year-end reading exam, which “merits promotion,” Monohan said.

    But in September 2009, Abedin was ordered to repeat fifth grade.

    The demotion was part of
    a pattern of discrimination against the boy and rooted in his faith, the suit says.

    In kindergarten, Abedin was suspended after presenting two notes from Muslim doctors that said he was allergic to eggs and that he could not be administered a vaccine, it says.

    And two child-abuse claims made by the school to state officials were “founded in racism” and dismissed, court papers claim.

    Abedin’s dad, Halil Kajoshaj, 54, is now shelling out $5,000 to send his son to Al-Noor School in Sunset Park. Last year, Abedin passed a sixth-grade proficiency test.

    The suit demands a minimum of $600,000. City officials declined comment.


    They have so much hatred for Muslims that they even target little children!

    Never will the Jews nor the Christians be pleased with you
    (O Muhammad) till you follow their religion... (Al-Baqarah 2:120)

    They desire to harm you severely. Hatred has already appeared from their mouths, but what their breasts conceal is far worse.
    (Quran 3:118)

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    High School Students Crowned America's First Lesbian Homecoming Couple

    By OLIVIA KATRANDJIAN - Oct 30, 2011

    Two California high school students became one of the first lesbian couples crowned homecoming king and queen in the nation this weekend.

    Rebeca Arellano, a senior at Patrick Henry High School, was made the school's first female homecoming king when her name was announced Friday at a pep rally.

    "They were chanting my name and it was one of the most amazing experiences I've ever had," said Arellano.

    Arellano's girlfriend, Haileigh Adams, who also attends Patrick Henry High School, was made homecoming queen at Saturday night's dance.

    "I was happier than when I won, my little Haileigh has just been announced Homecoming queen and I couldn't feel happier! Thanks to every single one of you! You guys made this happen and we are all part of something huge. I can't fully express how grateful I am. I am in completely shocked that this happen. My girl looks absolutely flawless," wrote Arellano on Facebook Saturday night.

    The two girls told ABC News that they're thankful for the abundance of support they've received from family, friends, and students and staff at the school.

    Arellano said one of her teachers told her, "Today school is a bit better because of you girls."

    Arellano's Facebook wall is covered with congratulatory notes from her friends.

    "Thank you all for allowing this change to happen," Arellano posted on Facebook.

    Adams said they have received negative feedback as well.

    "We have a lot of support, but there are also a lot of people who are angry about it," she said. "Anonymous Patrick Henry students are saying they're embarrassed and that it's wrong for a girl to take the spot of king. But there's no other way for us to run as a couple. It's not really fair for us not to have the right to run as a couple."

    Arellano posted a statement to those who opposed her on her Facebook wall that read: "For all the girls who think tradition should be continued, go back to the kitchen, stop having sex before you're married, get out of school and job system, don't have an opinion, don't own any property, give up the right to marry who you love, don't vote, and allow your husband to do whatever he pleases to you. Think about the meaning of tradition when you use it in your argument against us."

    Adams and Arellano both came out their freshman year of high school, and they began dating in February of their sophomore year. They say their parents were supportive both when they came out and when they started dating.


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