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Lesson Plans

Re: Create peace from a scary story

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Thu, 29 Apr 1999 01:16:49 EDT

In a message dated 4/28/99 11:40:35 AM EST, salvador_wilcox

<< yes, the wonderful 50's, when we told our innocent white children that
negros were animals; where we thought it was all right to hang someone
for insulting a white child; for sure,those were better times. guess
sex violence handn't been invented yet.
Right; the "good old days" exist in the imagination and live on in nostalgia,
but they were always bad for somebody.
Ignorance of the facts made them seem good, I suppose.
I am reading some encouraging statements in the press about NOT reducing this
awful thing to 'good guys and bad guys', but instead to consider the social
milieu that let it happen, for they were ALL children.