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Offline Rage Against the McKee

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Re: Student Free Speech
« Reply #25 on: April 30, 2021, 12:17:13 AM »
I think the ability of the athlete matters a great deal here. If it were a sport like basketball and the kid had potential, I would expect the coach to make him/her run. That would be every bit as much of a free speech violation as removal from the team is, though.

... would it?

It's punishment.

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Re: Student Free Speech
« Reply #26 on: May 01, 2021, 12:08:59 AM »
I think the ability of the athlete matters a great deal here. If it were a sport like basketball and the kid had potential, I would expect the coach to make him/her run. That would be every bit as much of a free speech violation as removal from the team is, though.

... would it?

It's punishment.

Come on man, one is a denial of the opportunity to compete, the other isn't.