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Schools call off Taliban debate

By Michael Fumento

"A principal in Arlington County, Virginia announced Monday that she will call off an assignment that asked students to represent the views of the Taliban during a mock United Nations after some parents called it inappropriate," reports the Washington Post.

Yeah, you could say that.

Next week's debate subject: "Resolved, the killing of 12 million people in the Holocaust was icky but nevertheless necessary."

December 15, 2009 10:57 AM  ·  Afghanistan