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N.C. TEACHER TELLS STUDENT HE COULD BE ARRESTED FOR TALKING BADLY ABOUT OBAMA
The Blaze ^ | May 20,2012 | Mike Opelka

Posted on 05/20/2012 1:46:35 PM PDT by Hojczyk

Last Monday, a high school student in North Carolina engaged his social studies teacher in a heated debate about politics and the two leading presidential candidates. During the exchange, the teacher (an obvious Obama supporter) got very angry with the student and accused him of disrespecting the president. She even went so far as to tell the boy that he could be jailed for speaking ill of Obama.

Sarah Campbell of the Salisbury Post first reported on the story. She claims that the school district is not releasing the name of the teacher and that she is not responding to requests for public comment (although the two students identified her to the newspaper). According to Campbell’s story, the teacher will not be suspended or even face disciplinary action for what was heard on the recording. A statement from the school was released at the end of the week:

“The Rowan-Salisbury School System expects all students and employees to be respectful in the school environment and for all teachers to maintain their professionalism in the classroom. This incident should serve as an education for all teachers to stop and reflect on their interaction with students. Due to personnel and student confidentiality, we cannot discuss the matter publicly.” So, how bad was the exchange? It got fairly heated, with the teacher shouting at times. The kerfuffle started after one student asked a question about the teacher’s “fact of the day” that said Romney was a bully back in high school. A student asked:

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TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: arreststudent; education; fireteacher; freespeech; kingobama; learning; obama; schools; tanyaneely; teacherthreatens; teaching; theendisnigh
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To: Hojczyk

The classroom is noisy, the “discussion” is pointless, the young man is vulgar, and the teacher is moronic. Welcome to Public School!


51 posted on 05/20/2012 2:31:36 PM PDT by madprof98
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To: Jemian

Her?

http://www.rss.k12.nc.us/index.php/Schools/School_SHS_teacher/2348


52 posted on 05/20/2012 2:31:58 PM PDT by RushIsMyTeddyBear (A MUST WATCH: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=KeOLurcQaqI)
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To: chuckee
She sounds more like a student in a GED class than a teacher.

As opposed to what? A student in a public school class?

In my experience a fair percentage of GED students would have been above average students any place other than the public schools. I quit school not due to bad grades but because I hated the place, many of my teachers and most of my classmates.

I went on to take my GED and aced it before the graduating class. I even finished in the top 1% of those who took the test that year and only found out because the state was trying to find out why high achievers were dropouts.

I wish we had online schooling back in the 80s. I would have begged for an online private education.
53 posted on 05/20/2012 2:33:29 PM PDT by cripplecreek (What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul?)
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To: Jemian

NORTH ROWAN high school....SOCIAL STUDIES


54 posted on 05/20/2012 2:34:01 PM PDT by Doogle (((USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)))
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To: TigersEye
I don’t drink.

Thanks. Neither do I anymore. But your point is...?
55 posted on 05/20/2012 2:34:55 PM PDT by Resettozero
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To: cripplecreek

..the father already has him in another school


56 posted on 05/20/2012 2:35:05 PM PDT by Doogle (((USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)))
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To: Hojczyk

The video at the link shows that this teacher completely LOSES it the second the virtues of her Messiah Obama are questioned. The student points out how Bush was attacked while he was President, and the moron teacher starts screaming about how it wasn’t the same. Unbelievable.


57 posted on 05/20/2012 2:35:08 PM PDT by richmwill
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To: Navy Patriot
Public school is child abuse.

Any parent that cares about their children should be making arrangements NOW for getting their children out of these so-called 'schools'.

58 posted on 05/20/2012 2:35:50 PM PDT by who knows what evil? (G-d saved more animals than people on the ark...www.siameserescue.org.)
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To: Resettozero

I think they are afraid. Other children have been hurt by complaints of parents. Some kids care is free and parents get to keep the food stamps too. FL just lowered the passing score since too many failed!

I went to a program with no American Flag or Pledge of Allegiance and they begged me not to make trouble.

They know it is wrong and complain to each other but lost jobs and pay reductions make private schools impossible.

I wish I could home school them all!

Yes, 4 of my 6 (total daughters and their husbands) have been out of work, some for 2 years. We all help each other, but all are about 50 years old and are college graduates living in high unemployment areas. Moving is the solution, but they do not see that. YET?


59 posted on 05/20/2012 2:36:32 PM PDT by 3D-JOY
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To: Resettozero

What was your point of mentioning drinking and posting?


60 posted on 05/20/2012 2:36:49 PM PDT by TigersEye (Life is about choices. Your choices. Make good ones.)
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To: RushIsMyTeddyBear

best I can get so far is NORTH ROWAN HIGH SCHOOL...SOCIAL STUDIES


61 posted on 05/20/2012 2:36:57 PM PDT by Doogle (((USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)))
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To: RushIsMyTeddyBear

Nope. Not her. Someone at North Rowan High School. I’ve asked for my posts to be deleted.


62 posted on 05/20/2012 2:37:35 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Doogle

Yes, I got it wrong. I’ve asked for my posts to be deleted.


63 posted on 05/20/2012 2:38:15 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Doogle

Wow, she just goes cuckoo over Bammy.


64 posted on 05/20/2012 2:39:14 PM PDT by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, 5:13; John 3:17-18, 6:69, 11:25, 14:6, 20:31; Rom10:8-11; 1 Tim 2:5; Titus 3:4-5)
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To: Resettozero
Your post indicates that you believe that (at least one) public school is in operation to educate American youth.

That makes you useful.

65 posted on 05/20/2012 2:39:54 PM PDT by Navy Patriot (Join the Democrats, it's not Fascism when WE do it and the law is what WE say it is.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Just listen to her. She’s Amish.


66 posted on 05/20/2012 2:41:32 PM PDT by libstripper
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To: who knows what evil?

Some folks on this thread are making sweeping statements and generalizing for effect.


67 posted on 05/20/2012 2:41:45 PM PDT by Resettozero
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To: WilliamofCarmichael

Notice that it’s the Chicago police, again...


68 posted on 05/20/2012 2:41:58 PM PDT by Navy Patriot (Join the Democrats, it's not Fascism when WE do it and the law is what WE say it is.)
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To: Hojczyk

I could just see this twit teacher putting the back of her hand to her mouth in that cliched horror movie scream when she heard him bash Obama as if God almighty was being cursed. “Y-You dare to foul The Ones name? AIIIIIEEEEEEE!”


69 posted on 05/20/2012 2:43:44 PM PDT by GrandJediMasterYoda (Some day our schools will teach the difference between "lose" and "loose")
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To: Resettozero

I went to a fairly decent public school. Unfortunately its a marxist indoctrination center these days.


70 posted on 05/20/2012 2:44:24 PM PDT by cripplecreek (What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul?)
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To: Hojczyk

Now that this has happened, the school will probably really clamp down on student cell phone usage.


71 posted on 05/20/2012 2:46:07 PM PDT by Will88
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To: F15Eagle

worried


72 posted on 05/20/2012 2:48:04 PM PDT by Doogle (((USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)))
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To: Navy Patriot

I meant about the “comrade” part in your post 34. What did you mean by referring to me as “comrade”?


73 posted on 05/20/2012 2:48:10 PM PDT by Resettozero
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To: Hojczyk

She’s revealing her true colors, and that of many Obama supporters, as oh, how they WISH people would be incarcerated for speaking ill of der leader.


74 posted on 05/20/2012 2:48:57 PM PDT by Thorliveshere
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To: Doogle

My bet is that she’s attending a church with a Wright-like pastor. Lot’s of trouble brewing in those kinds of churches.


75 posted on 05/20/2012 2:50:29 PM PDT by Resettozero
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To: TigersEye

Inebriation, or goodly consumption, is making it’s presence known on FR this afternoon, on various threads. Thank goodness you’re not contributing to the fuzziness of thinking so evident today.


76 posted on 05/20/2012 2:53:48 PM PDT by Resettozero
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To: Resettozero

How was that relevant to this thread?


77 posted on 05/20/2012 2:55:30 PM PDT by TigersEye (Life is about choices. Your choices. Make good ones.)
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To: ozzymandus

“The teacher said hating on Bush was OK because he deserved it.”

That is not exactly what she said...the conversation went like this...

“Whenever Bush was president, everybody talked sh-t about him.”

To which the teacher responded:

“Because he was sh-tty.”


78 posted on 05/20/2012 2:57:32 PM PDT by dsrtsage (One half of all people have below average IQ. In the US the number is 54%)
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To: TigersEye

It was an honest answer to your honest question on this particular thread. Pax.


79 posted on 05/20/2012 2:57:32 PM PDT by Resettozero
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To: Resettozero

I hadn’t asked you any question when you brought it up.


80 posted on 05/20/2012 3:01:24 PM PDT by TigersEye (Life is about choices. Your choices. Make good ones.)
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To: Hojczyk

Have any of them even READ the 1st amendment???

This is the kind of speech SPECIFICALLY protected!


81 posted on 05/20/2012 3:02:58 PM PDT by FrogMom (There is no such thing as an honest democrat!)
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To: Hojczyk

I’ll break with the crowd and stand up for the teacher. The students were obviously under the misapprehension that there is freedom of speech in Obama’s Amerika. The teacher is properly warning them that Holder’s people may come after them if they speak ill of Dear Leader.


82 posted on 05/20/2012 3:03:58 PM PDT by PAR35
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To: cripplecreek

Me too. I went to three public schools in NC. Two of them have been torn down.

My complaint about some posts on this thread is the unreasonable slamming of all public schools when there are sincere teachers and administrators seeking to see that core standards are met so that students will be in a position to continue their education at the college level, if they want to and can.

What I’m hearing said about all public schools on this thread are possibly accurate for many if not most public colleges and universities, IMO.


83 posted on 05/20/2012 3:05:33 PM PDT by Resettozero
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To: Hojczyk

PSA....”Please don’t feed your children to the public school system.”


84 posted on 05/20/2012 3:07:54 PM PDT by TheConservativeParty ("War." Andrew Breitbart)
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To: TigersEye

So, why did I bring it up on this particular thread and in a post to you? Seemed like a good idea at the time.


85 posted on 05/20/2012 3:08:35 PM PDT by Resettozero
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To: Resettozero
The purpose of public school is to indoctrinate youth into pliant Marxist useful idiots for use in the advancement of Marxism in the United States and worldwide.

Anyone who believes there is any other purpose for public schools is a Useful Idiot.

Urban Dictionary: Useful Idiot:

Unthinking proponents of socialism and/or communism. You can usually find them swarming the Internet...

In 1952 Doris Lessing, a British writer who has since won the Nobel Prize for Literature, was part of a delegation visiting the Soviet Union.

Her memories of the trip are clear and unforgiving:

“I was taken around and shown things as a 'useful idiot'... that's what my role was. I can't understand why I was so gullible.”

If you have never heard the term “useful idiot” it was the attitude held by Vladimir Lenin towards communist sympathizers in the West (America). While Lenin and the Soviets held them in utter contempt they also viewed them as tools for dispensing communist propaganda to other countries, thus infecting foreign cultures with their totalitarian tripe. After their mission was complete, they were no longer “useful.”

86 posted on 05/20/2012 3:14:29 PM PDT by Navy Patriot (Join the Democrats, it's not Fascism when WE do it and the law is what WE say it is.)
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To: suthener

I had a Nun that was the same way. Praised Carter up and down. I was 14 and I had a Ford bumper sticker hidden in one of my books and would flash it when her back was turned.


87 posted on 05/20/2012 3:14:29 PM PDT by Yorlik803 (better to die on your feet than live on your knees.)
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To: Doogle

According to Breitbart.com, the teacher is Tanya Dixon-Neely.


88 posted on 05/20/2012 3:16:15 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: Doogle

LOL


89 posted on 05/20/2012 3:16:33 PM PDT by windcliff
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To: Resettozero

It seemed abusive to me. Are you a publik skool teacher?


90 posted on 05/20/2012 3:17:58 PM PDT by TigersEye (Life is about choices. Your choices. Make good ones.)
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To: Jemian

many links on the web say you are correct ... http://www.google.com/#hl=en&output=search&sclient=psy-ab&q=Tanya+Dixon-Neely%2C+salisbury%2C+rowan+county%2C+N.C.+teacher&oq=Tanya+Dixon-Neely%2C+salisbury%2C+rowan+county%2C+N.C.+teacher&aq=f&aqi=&aql=&gs_l=hp.3...5849.28882.0.29326.43.42.1.0.0.1.383.7766.0j31j10j1.42.0...0.0.FCZ7gN8-1vg&pbx=1&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.r_qf.,cf.osb&fp=45e2c0b8d52a4e80&biw=1024&bih=662


91 posted on 05/20/2012 3:21:14 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Please God, Protect and Bless Our Men and Women in Uniform with Victory. Amen.)
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To: Jemian

Tanya Dixon-Neely, eh?
Maybe she needs a new career, her house picketed, her family harrassed, her name plastered all over the place. Her employer inundated with mail, phone calls, emails, until she is fired and driven from the school. A full court press.
Oh, yeah......that sort of ‘’treatment’’ is reserved for conservatives, isn’t it.


92 posted on 05/20/2012 3:21:20 PM PDT by Thumper1960 (A modern so-called "Conservative" is a shadow of a wisp of a vertebrate human being.)
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To: Jemian
If that's the case....then this is her on the left:
93 posted on 05/20/2012 3:24:59 PM PDT by RushIsMyTeddyBear (A MUST WATCH: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=KeOLurcQaqI)
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To: chuckee

“This unprofessional woman sounds like a complete illiterate.Whoever hired her in the first place should be fired.She sounds more like a student in a GED class than a teacher. It is incredible the level of ignorance of teachers in some schools.”

Affirmative Action. It was established to elevate the unqualified and inexperiened to positions of authority way beyond their abilities. That’s how we got stuck with Obama as president.


94 posted on 05/20/2012 3:28:12 PM PDT by ought-six ( Multiculturalism is national suicide, and political correctness is the cyanide capsule.)
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To: Jim Scott
effectively given a pass by the principle

Not to mention the Principal. My tax dollars at work?

95 posted on 05/20/2012 3:29:46 PM PDT by hinckley buzzard
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To: Navy Patriot

Well, Navy Patriot, I thought that’s what you meant by “comrade”. Just wanted to be sure and now I am.

Your assessment of what I’ve written is poor if you have understood by reading any of my posts that I am a Marxist or Leninist, an unthinking proponent of socialism and/or communism. You really should be careful before you accuse any FReeper of that.

Odd, but you aren’t the first poster to refer to me as a “useful idiot” this afternoon.


96 posted on 05/20/2012 3:30:21 PM PDT by Resettozero
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To: cripplecreek

My younger daughter went through a GED class for some of the same reasons as you did; she did great, and got almost all A’s! She also had a form of homeschooling (most of it online), and she also did great in college testing, ACT and SAT!


97 posted on 05/20/2012 3:32:10 PM PDT by dsutah
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To: Hojczyk

HEIL HITLER !! The brownshirts are coming for you!


98 posted on 05/20/2012 3:33:19 PM PDT by wetgundog (" Extremism in the Defense of Liberty is no Vice")
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To: Hojczyk
The Blaze has a lot of stories that I like to read, but I hate going to the site.
Every time I go there I get the "hard sell."
Pop-ups, hyperlinks, intrusive ads, etc.
It's like being accosted by carnies.
Very "Glenn Beck-ish."
99 posted on 05/20/2012 3:34:29 PM PDT by Washi (Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse, one head-shot at a time.)
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To: no-to-illegals

Here’s something else I just ran across over at Weasel Zippers:

http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1734&dat=19880616&id=rX0cAAAAIBAJ&sjid=_1EEAAAAIBAJ&pg=2892,5676277


100 posted on 05/20/2012 3:38:02 PM PDT by RushIsMyTeddyBear (A MUST WATCH: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=KeOLurcQaqI)
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