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A Crisis As Millions Of
Students Abused By Teachers

Investors Business Daily, by Editorial

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Posted By:Judy W., 8/29/2014 9:16:24 PM

Education: For a parent, the headline couldn´t be more alarming: "Teacher of the Year accused of molesting student, charged with 5 felonies." It´s a story that, tragically, is all too common — and all too underreported. Why? We´ve all heard of the Catholic Church child abuse scandal that´s still regularly covered, 20 to 40 years after much of the abuse took place. It too was tragic, and acknowledged as such by the church, which has taken action to prevent its ever happening again. The same can´t be said of unionized public education — where child abuse appears to be rampant, often with

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 8/29/2014 9:24:14 PM     (No. 9986602)

Anytime you have a work environment where the union is so strong employees can not be fired...you get corruptions in the work force.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Heil Liberals, 8/30/2014 12:59:18 AM     (No. 9986775)

No doubt, abuse does occur. But this blanket statement is in the best tactics of Liberals - not an online organ that claims legitimacy:

FTA - A February 2012 Slate.com article asked: "How many kids are sexually abused by their teachers?" The alarming answer: "Probably millions." It´s an epidemic.

What is the source of the material Slate.com published? An alarming answer? It sure as hell is. But why stop with millions? Why not state tens of millions? That´s more alarming. If an opinion article from a "serious" news outlet is to be taken seriously, then surely the author would state a source - research, poll, Ouija Board - from which such alarming numbers are being touted.

Never should abuse be covered up. And if it is to the extent of the alleged alarming numbers in public education, then blow the lid off of it. However, using the cowardly tactics of the Left to tar and entire class of people - in this case teachers - is just as wrong as condemning the entire Catholic Church for the actions of criminal priests.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pinchem, 8/30/2014 1:16:21 AM     (No. 9986785)

While this is truly sad, two things did pop into my warped mind.

1. Why is there no scandal about students abusing teachers, either violently or sexually to obtain better grades?

2. Is there a possibility that Union Execs are involved in incest relations therefore can´t expose teachers without repercussions on their own illegal activity?

Just asking.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/30/2014 1:30:25 AM     (No. 9986793)

They should have broken down the stats by state. It seems we have more than our fair share.

What possesses a female teacher to invite a male student into the house with her family and has sex with him while they are home?

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