Sharia Enforced in California School District, Drawing Muhammad is Now Against Policy
From TheBlaze: A California school district has banned the drawing of all religious figures following controversy over a middle school class assignment in which students doodled pictures of Muhammad, Islam’s most revered prophet.
The drama began after a worksheet titled, “Vocabulary Pictures: The Rise of Islam” reportedly instructed 7th grade students in a class at High Desert School in Action, California, to draw pictures of various words pertaining to the Muslim faith.
Pictures and drawings of Muhammad are not permitted under Islam, as TheBlaze has extensively covered.
A parent complained and the Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District Superintendent got involved, with superintendent Brent Woodard saying that he would not allow any more depictions of religiousfigures.
“I have directed all staff to permanently suspend the practice of drawing or depiction of any religiousleader,” Woodard reportedly told the outlet. “I am certain this teacher did not intend to offend anyone and in fact was simply teaching respect and tolerance for all cultures.”
The complaint reportedly came from mother Melinda Van Stone, a chiropractor whose 12-year-old son is in the class. She told the Los Angeles Daily News that she did not find it “appropriate to have our children go to school and learn how to insult a religious group.”
As TheBlaze previously reported, Dr. Akbar
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