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Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby GomerPyle » Mon Jun 17, 2013 12:57 pm

during lesson on how to say different colors in spanish (FYI, for those of you who are not multi-lingual, "negro" = "black" in spanish).......

http://www.latintimes.com/articles/4400/20130524/fired-word-negro-spanish-teacher-petrona-smith-bronx-school.htm
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby Indaswamp » Mon Jun 17, 2013 12:59 pm

smh!
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby Indaswamp » Mon Jun 17, 2013 12:59 pm

ignorance on display.....
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby GomerPyle » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:00 pm

which is equally as absurd as the little deaf kid who was suspended from school until he changed his name ("Hunter") b/c the American Sign Language sign for his name is the gesture of pointing a gun and pulling the trigger.......which "violated the school's anti-weapons policy"
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby Indaswamp » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:01 pm

GomerPyle wrote:which is equally as absurd as the little deaf kid who was suspended from school until he changed his name ("Hunter") b/c the American Sign Language sign for his name is the gesture of pointing a gun and pulling the trigger.......which "violated the school's anti-weapons policy"

Can you say lawsuit? Political correctness is a crock!
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:03 pm

people get so butthurt anymore. You sneeze and someone gets offended.
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby jaysweet3 » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:03 pm

Indaswamp wrote:smh!

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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby go get the bird » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:04 pm

:fingerhead:
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word

Postby Indaswamp » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:05 pm

jaysweet3 wrote:
Indaswamp wrote:smh!

Straight meat honker?

slap my head....
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby GomerPyle » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:08 pm

go get the bird wrote::fingerhead:



buddy, you are no longer allowed to use that smiley....it is insensitive and generally offensive. you have offended me for the last time. I'll see you in court. Good day, sir!
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:19 pm

GomerPyle wrote:
go get the bird wrote::fingerhead:



buddy, you are no longer allowed to use that smiley....it is insensitive and generally offensive. you have offended me for the last time. I'll see you in court. Good day, sir!


Gomer you implied that I am not smart enough to be multi-lingual. Now im offended :crying:

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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby GomerPyle » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:28 pm

OHIODUCKA5 wrote:
GomerPyle wrote:buddy, you are no longer allowed to use that smiley....it is insensitive and generally offensive. you have offended me for the last time. I'll see you in court. Good day, sir!


Gomer you implied that I am not smart enough to be multi-lingual. Now im offended :crying:

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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby rivercountry » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:42 pm

Wow they fired a BLACK WOMAN for being racist!
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby sprigs4days » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:46 pm

MackieKnife wrote:El gato es estupidio y negro es muy peligroso para hablar en el Oakland aula.

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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby WoodyWhiffingMG » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:47 pm

For me this is the scariest part...

After the incident, Smith hasn't been able to find a job, and although the city Law Department received the papers of her lawsuit, they haven't reviewed them.


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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby go get the bird » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:48 pm

GomerPyle wrote:
go get the bird wrote::fingerhead:



buddy, you are no longer allowed to use that smiley....it is insensitive and generally offensive. you have offended me for the last time. I'll see you in court. Good day, sir!


People who actually think this need to take a big 'ol bite of a concrete curb.
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby aunt betty » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:49 pm

I say they need to change the word for yellow because it sounds like a town in Texas.
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby OHIODUCKA5 » Mon Jun 17, 2013 1:59 pm

MackieKnife wrote:El gato es estupidio y negro es muy peligroso para hablar en el Oakland aula.


Did you just call my cat stupid??
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby rivercountry » Mon Jun 17, 2013 2:29 pm

OHIODUCKA5 wrote:
MackieKnife wrote:El gato es estupidio y negro es muy peligroso para hablar en el Oakland aula.


Did you just call my cat stupid??

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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby rank duck » Mon Jun 17, 2013 4:21 pm

GomerPyle wrote:
go get the bird wrote::fingerhead:



buddy, you are no longer allowed to use that smiley....it is insensitive and generally offensive. you have offended me for the last time. I'll see you in court. Good day, sir!


it's not as offensive as his avatar. What the hell is that thing?
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby Indaswamp » Mon Jun 17, 2013 4:22 pm

rank duck wrote:
GomerPyle wrote:
go get the bird wrote::fingerhead:



buddy, you are no longer allowed to use that smiley....it is insensitive and generally offensive. you have offended me for the last time. I'll see you in court. Good day, sir!


it's not as offensive as his avatar. What the hell is that thing?

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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby WoodyWhiffingMG » Mon Jun 17, 2013 4:23 pm

Indaswamp wrote:
rank duck wrote:
GomerPyle wrote:
go get the bird wrote::fingerhead:



buddy, you are no longer allowed to use that smiley....it is insensitive and generally offensive. you have offended me for the last time. I'll see you in court. Good day, sir!


it's not as offensive as his avatar. What the hell is that thing?

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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby go get the bird » Mon Jun 17, 2013 4:25 pm

rank duck wrote:
GomerPyle wrote:
go get the bird wrote::fingerhead:



buddy, you are no longer allowed to use that smiley....it is insensitive and generally offensive. you have offended me for the last time. I'll see you in court. Good day, sir!


it's not as offensive as his avatar. What the hell is that thing?

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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby Underradar » Mon Jun 17, 2013 4:52 pm

She will claim dey fired her because she be one.
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Re: Spanish Teacher Fired For Using The Word "Negro"

Postby Indaswamp » Mon Jun 17, 2013 5:33 pm

WoodyWhiffingMG wrote:
Indaswamp wrote:
rank duck wrote:
GomerPyle wrote:
go get the bird wrote::fingerhead:



buddy, you are no longer allowed to use that smiley....it is insensitive and generally offensive. you have offended me for the last time. I'll see you in court. Good day, sir!


it's not as offensive as his avatar. What the hell is that thing?

Abalone


Every time I see it I think chocolate va....

...vanilla ice cream?
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