Schools call off Taliban debate

December 15, 2009  ·  Michael Fumento  ·  Weblog

"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."