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Do you think the Wisconsin vote could directly cause a teacher to commit suicide?

Or, do you think she had other issues?

http://www.progressive.org/wx0317b11.html

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Carpy

Asked by Carpy at 11:07 PM on Mar. 19, 2011 in Politics & Current Events

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  • Seriously?? OMG
    AnuMeha

    Answer by AnuMeha at 11:09 PM on Mar. 19, 2011

  • Only if that teacher is STUPID!! You can go and teach in any other state being a teacher. Your dont have to stay in WI. Dont tell me youde stay because of family or other obligations. You ALWAYS have a choice to pick up and move. Its a matter of what your willing to give up. That law will be overturned by the supreme court! You CANT just bust a Union like that!!
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 11:11 PM on Mar. 19, 2011

  • Obviously she had other issues. It's never just ONE thing that drives a person to commit suicide.
    DusterMommy

    Answer by DusterMommy at 11:14 PM on Mar. 19, 2011

  • many issues contributed I am sure

    sweet-a-kins

    Answer by sweet-a-kins at 11:18 PM on Mar. 19, 2011

  • That law will be overturned by the supreme court!

    It won't be upheld by the SCOTUS. They already upheld virtually the same rules for federal public unions,
    Carpy

    Comment by Carpy (original poster) at 11:22 PM on Mar. 19, 2011

  • And the union was not busted up.
    Carpy

    Comment by Carpy (original poster) at 11:23 PM on Mar. 19, 2011

  • Suicide is a selfish, disturbed decision. It is not the facts which determine, but the minds defect of reasoning.
    LeJane

    Answer by LeJane at 11:40 PM on Mar. 19, 2011

  • The teacher obviously had other issues that contributed to suicide, you can try to blame the union but you'll waste alot of $$'s hiring atty's to hold the Union accountable. I guarantee the Union will find everything this teacher has ever said or done and drag her name through the mud, and she'll no longer be respected by her peers when they're done.
    Kathy675

    Answer by Kathy675 at 11:51 PM on Mar. 19, 2011

  • No, as other respondents have said , she must have had underlying issues of depression, schizophrenia or some other mental illness . No-one else is directly to blame , not the new law or the union
    janet116

    Answer by janet116 at 12:26 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

  • I doubt it was over this but I am sure Unions will try to spin it that way as much as possible. Mental illness is a very sad thing. Very glad she didn't lose it in front of students.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:58 AM on Mar. 20, 2011

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