A story taking off now thanks to coverage by Fox News and Bill OReilly is the scapegoating and bullying story that has come out of South Hadley High School in Mass. The details are here:
It is a terrible story but more than anything else forms a narrative from which Rene Girard’s theories of mimetic violence and the gospel become a truth that all parents and children ignore at their own risk.
If you are unfamiliar with Prof. Girard and his theories start here:
And if you would like to read an amazing article that will show you the how schools like South Hadley fail gospel truth, read here: