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VIDEO: Parents Furious After Boys Suspended For Using Fingers As Guns

VIDEO: Parents Furious After Boys Suspended For Using Fingers As Guns

Reporting Kai Jackson
January 15, 2013 11:23 PM

TALBOT COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — Is it child’s play or a serious threat of gun violence? For the second time in less than a month, a Maryland child is kicked out of school for using his finger in the shape of a gun.

No one is debating the importance of keeping children safe. The question being asked is what’s child’s play and what’s not?

There’s controversy at a Talbot County school after two 6-year-old boys were suspended while playing cops and robbers during recess and using their fingers to make an imaginary gun.

“It’s ridiculous,” said parent Julia Merchant.

Read more: http://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2013/01/15/parents-furious-aft...




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thought police

Imagination is thought so if imagining the 'wrong' thing is punishable then thinking the 'wrong' thing will logically follow.

Disgusting.

"The more you sweat in training, the less you bleed in battle."