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on December 7, 2017 in World News

Student suspended for debating Islamic extremism with Muslim peer in debate club

by Kayla Schierbecker – University of Missouri Officials allegedly said it could be ‘harassing,’ told him to observe ‘social cues’ A Missouri high school that suspended a student for making critical comments about Islamic extremism says he’s not allowed to appeal the finding of wrongdoing. Senior Alex Lonsdale, a member of Liberty High’s nationally ranked debate club, says he was just trying to have a friendly debate. During his free period Oct. 17 at the public school near Kansas City, Lonsdale joined a spontaneous conversation among acquaintances about the nature of Islam. He told The College Fix in a phone...

by Kayla Schierbecker – University of Missouri Officials allegedly said it could be ‘harassing,’ told him to observe ‘social cues’ A Missouri high school that suspended a student for making critical comments about Islamic extremism says he’s not allowed to...

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