Philly school's racial tensions lead to fights

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    Philly school's racial tensions lead to fights  | ajc.com

    Thoughts?
     
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    forced segregation?
     
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    I think the bigger question is why they're fighting in the first place.
     
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    Blacks making fun of Asian students' poor English... :lol:

    I'm guessing it is the white man's fault.
     
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    Any other thoughts on this issue?

    You'd figure they would do more about a school constantly labeled as "persistently dangerous" by the state but I guess not.
     
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    the two races don't get along?
     
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    That doesn't make much sense. African Americans and Asians get along all the time. But why are the two groups at this specific school not getting along?
     
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    Start teaching the asian kids ebonics. problem solved.
     
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    :lol: You going to teach them Elvis?

    I'm guessing you and Xsited disagree with Amina Velazquez then eh?
     
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    well she said language barriers make their integration difficult, so, I figure teaching ebonics to them would facilitate.
     

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