Category Archives: Mpls. Henry

The Sad Saga Of “Keep Patrick Henry’s Name”

Patrick Henry High School (Mpls., MN.) has been in the news lately because the students want to change the name so that it no longer honors a slave-owner. There is a bit of boo-hoo from the alums who see it … Continue reading

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The Dark Legacy of the Minneapolis Public Schools

I was bullied at two of your schools, Loring and Henry. When I complained about it at Loring, I was made to feel as though I was strange for reporting it, and that it was MY problem. They were YOUR … Continue reading

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Mr.Bobgan’s Art Class

  Once Mr.Bobgan was going to show us a film anachronistically titled “Why Man Creates.”    Wiseacre: “What’s a Y-man?”        First girl: “(gasp!) There’s paint in my hair, I saw some fall out!”   Second girl: “Maybe it’s … Continue reading

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