Should images of the swastika and the Confederate flag be banned? A group of U-32 (East Montpelier) students and teachers pondered the question this week. One question not mentioned in the news story: who decides?
"The small, but thoughtful group included a mix of students, parents and staff members who expressed widely differing views on the hate symbol policy the student group Seeking Social Justice wants the School Board to adopt.
Some participants did disagree — if only on the margins — while others, like Owen Myka-Smith, said they were torn.
Myka-Smith, a senior said he worried about hate symbols, but was also worried about “cancel culture” and was struggling to “balance” the two with respect to the proposed policy."
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