Professor At State University Pressures Students to Stomp on Paper with “Mohammed” Written on it, White House Expresses Outrage at this “Horrible Assault of First Amendment”

A Muslim student in a class at a state university was horribly perturbed when, last week, one of his professor’s gave an assignment to his class that involved writing the name of Mohammed on a sheet of paper in large letters. The professor then requested that they put the paper on the floor and stomp on it.

The student refused to take part in the assignment and lodged a complaint with the school against the professor.

The professor, who has claimed that the assignment was only being used as an exercise in critical thinking and was not intended to be offensive toward Muslim students, has been place on administrative leave until the case can be looked at further and a formal apology on the behalf of the University has been given to the student who lodged the complaint.

The leader of the organization CAIR (The Council for Islamic-American Relations) has filed a lawsuit against the university and openly called them out for hiring such a blatantly Islamophobic professor.

Meanwhile the President and Secretary of State personally called the student in question to apologize for their 1st Amendment rights being so horribly violated and swore that they would “get” the person who published this horrible lesson plan that was so disrespectful to Islam.

Burning of the American flag has gone up in the Middle East and many fear that more riots will be occur in the Middle East as result of this culturally insensitive action taken by a professor.

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Oh wait, no…that’s not the actual story. The actual story is that a Christian student was almost thrown out of his university for refusing to take part in a lesson that involved writing “JESUS” on a sheet of paper and then stomping on it.

The professor hasn’t been punished, the incident hasn’t been investigated, there has CERTAINLY not been any calls made to the student from the President or the Secretary of State (they save that kind of time for people like Sandra Fluke and blaming youtube videos for inciting riots) and the student was only recently allowed to come back to school because of several lawyers offering to take the case pro bono and the extreme amount of public outrage on the issue.

The scenario I laid out would be realistic if the professor had chosen Islam as his example for a lesson on “critical thinking”, but when it happens to Christianity the person who files the complaint nearly gets kicked out of school.

Yeah, that’s some equality we got here.

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4 Comments

  1. Wow. You got me, I was stunned.

    I was definitely on the “Muslim” student’s side, but I thought the professor was being ignorant, not Islamophobic. As a Christian, I would be deeply saddened and uncomfortable in that classroom, but I would be more compelled to talk to the professor personally than to lodge a complaint against him.

    “Equality” isn’t quite the issue, I don’t think (no laws are being passed or challenged). This is a worldview issue.

    • Equality, counter to current thoughts on the subject, are not about laws.
      I’m talking about equality of treatment.

      I would not support this being done whether it was with Christianity, Buddhism, Islam, or Judaism, but the fact is that, based on previous events in this country, that the treatment a Muslim student in this situation (and the professor) would get would be vastly different than what this student got.

  2. I agree. This whole brouhaha stank from the instant I read it, and the very first thought through my mind was, “I wonder what would happen if this were a Muslim student?” Then, of course, I read that the student in the story asked the very same question.

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