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Principal Who Made Controversial Comments About the Holocaust Is Fired

By Carli Teproff, The Miami Herald October 31, 2019 The South Florida principal who stirred national controversy after refusing to say the Holocaust was a “factual, historical event” was fired Wednesday during a school board meeting at the recommendation of the district’s superintendent. With no discussion, the school board for the Palm Beach County school

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Security Guard’s Firing Exposes Schools’ Problem With Racist Language

Marlon Anderson, a security guard in a Madison, Wis., high school, has been reinstated to his job after district officials fired him for repeating the n-word while telling a student not to use it. As one of the few black staff members at the school, Anderson said he sees it as his duty to educate

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