Tuesday, February 21, 2012

I repeat #473: 'zero tolerance' policies are not about safety,

they're about control and preventing school officials from having to use what brain cells they have.


tkdkerry said...

School officials have brain cells?

Sigivald said...

They're mostly about stopping lawsuits, as far as I can figure out.

If you use discretion and brains, you're discriminating, after all.

If you just savagely punish everyone uniformly, you're safe from a discrimination suit.