Principal Who Told Kids Not to Speak Spanish Will Lose Job

Lisa Gray, Houston Chronicle, March 18, 2014

The Hempstead school board won’t renew the contract of a principal who instructed her students not to speak Spanish, in a rapidly-evolving district where more than half of the students, like many Texas schools, are now Hispanic.

Hempstead Middle School Principal Amy Lacey was placed on paid administrative leave in December after reportedly announcing, via intercom, that students were not to speak Spanish on the school’s campus. The Hispanic population of the rural area, roughly 50 miles northwest of Houston, is growing quickly, and Latino advocates say that it’s important to allow Spanish in public schools.

“When you start banning aspects of ethnicity or cultural identity,” says Augustin Pinedo, director of the League of United Latin American Citizens Region 18, “it sends the message that the child is not wanted: ‘We don’t want your color. We don’t want your kind.’ They then tend to drop out early.”

Such fast growth is pervasive in Texas, says Steve Murdock, a professor at Rice University and director of the Hobby Center for the Study of Texas. Half of all Texas public-school students are now Hispanic, he notes. “When you look at issues related to education in Texas, to a great extent, you’re looking at the education of Hispanic children.”

Similar growth patterns, he says, hold true for the rest of the United States: “It’s not just Texas.”

Civil rights advocates say Lacey’s suspension may have set off a campaign to intimidate Hispanics, including the district’s superintendent, Delma Flores-Smith. They are calling for the Department of Justice and the FBI to investigate possible civil rights violations. {snip}

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Last month, school employees found that vandals had damaged the brakes of three Hempstead Independent School District buses and had left behind the bedraggled remains of a dead cat.

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A bus with visibly severed brake lines didn’t leave the bus barn that morning. But two other buses, whose air-brake lines had been subtly nicked, carried children to school before the damage was discovered. Police investigated but didn’t identify any suspects.

“A lot of this sounds like Mississippi in the 1950s and ’60s,” Pinedo said during Monday night’s school board meeting, where the decision was made not to renew Lacey’s contract.

Pinedo acknowledged that there’s no hard evidence that the incidents are related or that they’re hate crimes.

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“The whole world is watching,” said Tony Diaz, head of the Houston-based radio show Nuestra Palabra and founder of the advocacy group Librotraficantes. “Banning Spanish is a national issue.”

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  • Dave4088

    The system keeps taking the side of the mestizos during conflict with whites. First in a California high school and now in Texas, a red state and supposed hot bed of right wing activism. It should be painfully obvious to anyone with half a brain that we have a racial hierarchy in “free and equal” America and whites haven’t even cracked the top three.

    • Manaphy

      There is a certain ethno-religious group which AmRen doesn’t want us to talk about, yet this group is at the forefront of the Aztecification of America.

      • Sue

        You can’t suggest that! I completely agree with your suggestion.

  • MekongDelta69

    Yo no peudo hablar Ingles.

    (I think that’s how you say it, from my Spanish classes of a million years ago.)

  • thomas edward

    It makes no difference what language these poor mexicans speak. They’re going to continue to occupy the lowest rung of the economic ladder along with the blacks, regardless of the language coming out of their mouths.

  • Truthseeker

    Back in the 1980’s, there was a British school headmaster named Ray Honeyford who was hounded out of his job because he dared to speak out against Muslim children not integrating into British culture. This kind of thing has been going on for years in the West, and it’s destroying us. Britain is on the verge of being ruled by Sharia Law, and the U.S. is on the verge of becoming a Spanish-speaking country. Unless we push back, we will lose.

    • Alfred the Great

      We will lose and it’s a shame.

    • Anon

      By push back, you mean stop spending all of our time, effort, resources and money giving directly to the mud people so that they can eat. Without our growing the food, processing the food, cooking the food and coming to their house and feeding them like a baby in a high chair, these people don’t know where their next meal is coming from. The very day we stop doing that is the day we “push back” by simply letting them die. We don’t need to push back against the blacks, the muslims or the Mexicans. They aren’t the ones taking from us. It’s the handful of jews who infiltrated our governments and the white race traitors who show up with their hands out about how we need to give over to these scum. It’s a simple matter of telling them no. But really, what we should do is hang them all.

    • Equal Parenting -Fathers Initi

      Yea. and, [I’m not allow to drop the “Z” Bomb on this forum], but “globalists” prey upon those who won’t defend themselves.

  • Greg Thomas

    If this is not reconquista, then I do not know what is.

    • DudeWheresMyCountry?

      Reconquista is a canard. For Mexicans to re conquer The US Southwest they would have had to have conquered it previously. They never did that.

  • They don’t want the little brown invaders in America learning English because they know that in a relatively short period of time, everyone will have to speak Spanish just to get by. They are preparing us for the full Mexicanizing of the United States where whites will be minorities in their own land and where English will be looked up as a foreign language.

  • Alfred the Great

    Half the students in the Greatest State of Texas’s public schools are not Hispanic, they are AmerIndian; there ain’t one ounce of Spaniard blood in their veins.

    • slash345

      I see quite a few that have white features fairly often.

      Saw one today actually that could *almost* pass for white. Gotta keep your eye open these days because sometimes looks can be deceiving.

    • AndrewInterrupted

      What tribes would those be?

    • ncpride

      Quick, funny story. I have a FB friend from Madrid that came to the US for a visit. Next thing I knew, she had posted a near hysterical rant when someone here referred to her as a Mexican. She was NOT happy, and clearly despises Mexicans.

      • newscomments70

        Conversely a Mexican friend told me about his trip to Spain. He reported being treated with coldness by most Spanish people.

        • kikz

          they know their own kind and class.

      • kikz

        it’s as offensive as referring to a Persian as an Arab…..

      • AndrewInterrupted

        Someone posted a picture of the Spanish soccer team here awhile back. They looked quite western European.

        • AndrewInterrupted

          Here it is.

    • kikz

      The closest thing i have to Spaniards locally are a wonderful family of Guatemalans, right up my street.. they are…. White Europeans in every sense of the word, even to their physical countenance and carriage.

      They are an entirely different species, class, and culture from the ‘squat, crotch holdin-prison b*tch saggin pants, MS13 wanna be cholo’s’ at my kids’ h.s.

  • So CAL Snowman

    ““The whole world is watching,” said Tony Diaz, head of the Houston-based
    radio show Nuestra Palabra and founder of the advocacy group
    Librotraficantes. “Banning Spanish is a national issue.””

    The arrogance of these non – Whites NEVER ceases to amaze. They really fancy themselves as some sort of world heroes, conquering the evil Whites in the name of world justice. Yes I’m sure the entire world is focused on some third world brown people in Houston and not on the Crimea situation or the fake Flight MH 370.

    • It’s called “Mexicano supremicism.” I witnessed it daily for the last 30 years. They believe they are the superior race, destined to turn the whole world Mexican, one act of mescegenation at a time. It has to do with that spaceship that landed in Mexico thousands of years ago where the ancient astronauts told them their destiny was to rule the world. Either that, or someone say the Virgin Mary in a slice of toast.

      • Rosenmops

        If Mexicans are such a superior race than why is Mexico such a filthy, corrupt, dangerous dump?

        • According to Ricardo Romo, the president of the University of Texas at San Antonio (he’s an historian), Mexico is the victim of the oppressive, imperialist policies of racist whites who have exploited and impoverished his people, both inside the US and in Mexico. I’m laughing at that, but he’s serious–seriously a Marxist.

          • Rosenmops

            Typical leftist hogwash.

          • Equal Parenting -Fathers Initi

            I urge Mr Ricardo Romo to watch the latest video showing the executions committed by Mexican Drug Cartels. (these executions involve Chain Saws, Mutilation, knives,). and perhaps, this video will show WHICH people are oppressive, and downright barbaric. You know, one reason why so many Mexicans flee to America is because their country is dangerous.

        • AndrewInterrupted

          White guilt.

        • MooTieFighter

          exactly, and why are we allowing them to drown us as well?

      • blight14

        They’re surely delusional, at best they may be one milli-step above the negro, which isn’t anything to brag about. Just THINK how nice it would have been if our southern ‘neighbor’ had been Sweden or Austria instead of Cesspoolia……..

        • newscomments70

          If that were the case, there would be a reverse flow of migration.

    • Equal Parenting -Fathers Initi

      speaking of the Crimea; that should be a warning to everyone. An article on Radix Journal shows how Russians began settling there during the late Cold War. and now, it’s theirs. In other words: Demography is Destiny. So, if Mexicans are trying to flood into every State in the Union (including Northeast USA), then the reason should be obvious. They’re trying to become the majority. And this country will become Mexico rather than America.

  • Martel

    “The whole world is watching,” said Tony Diaz, head of the Houston-based
    radio show Nuestra Palabra and founder of the advocacy group
    Librotraficantes. “Banning Spanish is a national issue”

    Wow, its really unfair to use leftist propaganda against ethnicities with a lower average intelligence. He takes this really seriously.

  • r j p

    The lower on the totem pole, the “more equal” the people.
    Or has the totem pole been turned upside down?

  • TXCriollo

    Ya im from texas and a real hispanic not an indian. Our public schools are getting over run but private schools where a majority of whites and white mexicans ie castizos send their kids are doing very well. See the left in texas knows mexicans will inter marry and lose the la raza junk so either get them young or not at all. Think of the old days where the polish did not want to deal with the germans or the irish vs the italians, eventually they fought in wars or went to college, worked saw o im american not irish or so and so. The libs know this will happen, also with the birthrate drop of them in texas because of education and stricter rules they know they better put that in their head now before its too late

  • Unless you live in Texas, you can’t imagine the level of Messcan worship. They are gods to be worshipped, according to government and media. So, if you’re planning to move here, be prepared. I’m getting out before the Aztecs start sacrificing humans. I’d rather die with my heart intact.

    • Rosenmops

      There is no place left to run.

      • blight14

        Fine, therefore we stand and FIGHT these *&^% invaders. It IS going to come to that so now is as good a time as any. We have a second ‘civil’ war in our (near?) future whether people want to believe it or not.

    • TXCriollo

      I live here and dont see that much love for mexicans, the media tries to portray them as hardworking and smart but people are starting to see past that. It took some time to fix the bs ann richards did

      • AndrewInterrupted

        Many of the Greaseritos pouring into southern New Hampshire are obviously being positioned for the cartels. They don’t have jobs. The Mexicans have become notorious for a new high grade, factory made methamphetamine.

        It looks like some of these mules I observe are also sampling the product. My landlord is so impressed that they work under the table, for next to nothing, and by their frenetic work ethic. They’re all jacked-up.

        • PvtCharlieSlate

          Their frenetic work ethic …

          I don’t think that they really have a “work ethic” as a white American (or Britisher, German, Swede, etc.) understands the term. Their only concern is to go as fast as possible and nothing else matters. Once they get a promotion and go to work in a clean shirt and tie they become the laziest, most useless employee possible. Macho man is too exalted to actually exert himself and actually do something.

          Also, someone once observed that the proudest peoples are the ones that have the least to be proud of.

          • AndrewInterrupted

            These ones are unskilled hacks, but they buzz around like spit on a frying pan. They’re obviously taking the meth they are also selling. Most people don’t realize that most methamphetamine is taken passively. People will dissolve a small nugget in their morning drink–and be wide open all day long. It has been a staple for contruction workers for decades. But, now every profession can have users. The drug can lost over 12 hours on one morning dose. It’s called ‘biker coffee’. Several people, including managers and engineers, were using it at a defense contractor where I worked. It turns them into super employees. Contrary to stories you hear about federal contractors, most of them only drug test during a person’s hiring. They don’t test after that. Too many 4th Amendment lawsuits, I guess.

  • kjh64

    The colonization of the USA continues unabated.

    • mobilebay

      It’s a d—n shame that we couldn’t have been bested by a developed country, if it had to be. Our so-called leaders have done nothing while the mexicans have walked in, colonized and will shortly turn this once-proud nation into the next third world. Washington, for the last several administrations, has fallen all over itself pandering to foreign interests.

    • Long Live Dixie

      The colonization of the USA continues unabated.

      The USA is the reason we have this problem. If the South were not under the rule of the USA, then Texas would not be overrun with Mexicans. We would be free to enforce our borders as we see fit.

      • Equal Parenting -Fathers Initi

        yea. states such as New York have all the power in deciding our immigration policies. So, rich Wall Street bankers decide to leave our Southern Borders open. Our government must be naive to think this system isn’t coming to an end, soon.

  • ncpride

    “When you start banning aspects of ethnicity or cultural identity,”

    The arrogance of these people is mind blowing. They come to OUR country, strip our children of their racial identity by constantly screaming racist and complaining if our kids wear the American flag, and they have the temerity to lecture us when we try to give it back to our kids. This will end badly……mark my words.

    • TXCriollo

      People are getting mad i guess this school district and the radio host have both been bombarded with calls supporting the principal

      • ncpride

        Good. It’s past time we start standing up for ourselves, and fighting back…hard. We are doomed if we don’t organize in our areas and stand together.

  • JSS

    “When you start banning aspects of ethnicity or cultural identity, says Augustin Pinedo, director of the League of United Latin American Citizens Region 18, it sends the message that the child is not wanted: ‘We don’t want your color. We don’t want your kind.’ They then tend to drop out early.”

    Yeah I know I don’t want you. If you all vanished from the face of the earth tomorrow I would be pretty stoked actually.

    “The whole world is watching,” said Tony Diaz, head of the Houston-based radio show Nuestra Palabra and founder of the advocacy group Librotraficantes. “Banning Spanish is a national issue.”

    The whole world is watching. Wow. Now speaking Spanish in Amurrika is on par with the moon landings. Never before have people with so little to be proud of been so annoyingly narcissistic.

  • Anon

    “When you look at issues related to education in Texas, to a great extent, you’re looking at the education of Hispanic children.”
    You are looking at the THEFT of education by MEXICANS (there is no such thing as a Hispanic).
    What you have here is a liberal jackass given the short course. She thinks she is doing her part to help her students assimilate in the great melting pot of the US. What she actually is, is a SLAVE, put to work benefiting a race that does not contribute to what they are taking. The whole thing relies are her willingness to toil away for the benefit of others while keeping her mouth shut.
    One day soon, the entire thing will collapse because 1) no matter how powerful whites are, we cannot support the entire world and 2) why should we work when we are given increasingly less of the fruits of our labors?
    Whites will still work, still produce….but not in the mainstream system and not for those who think they have a right to lead us. You see it already….white people opting out of the mainsteam system.

  • HJ11

    Well, she should contact the White Legislative Caucus to get some help. Oh, there is no White Legislative Caucus. But, of course there are Black, Latino, Asian caucuses.

    Who the hell represents Whites in state legislature and in D.C.? No one. We have a bunch pansy aracial Whites who are afraid to even ask for White paint at a store lest they be called racist. This has to stop. We need representation as Whites. We need advocates for our kind. We need politicians speaking out for those like this principal.

  • r j p

    What would happen if the Amish decided they wanted to speak German?
    Or the Irish decided they only wanted to speak Gaelic?
    I think we know the answer.

  • OhWow

    Yet, have 20 million undocumented alien whites from America invade Mexico, they wouldn’t do a damn thing for us.

    • Einsatzgrenadier

      The first white Anglo-Saxon colonists in Texas were expected to learn Spanish, practice Roman Catholicism and follow Mexican law. They eventually came to outnumber the Mexicans and the rest is history.

  • JohnEngelman

    My father could speak German before he could speak English. Because German was not allowed at the elementary school he attended he had to learn English quickly. He still managed to skip a grade.

    • WR_the_realist

      Your father grew up in a country that was still sane. That country is gone.

      • JohnEngelman

        A sane country would not have followed Adolf Hitler.

        • AndrewInterrupted

          Mein kampf is the most widely read publication in the world right now.

          • JohnEngelman

            I doubt that. Nevertheless, I have read Mein Kampf. Hitler has valid insights into social psychology.

            Like other antisemites he does not justify his hatred of the Jews. Nevertheless, he unintentionally provides insight into why he hated Jews, and why other antisemites hate Jews.

            He said that when he was growing up he was sympathetic to Jews. It is clear from what he wrote that he only began to hate them after he failed in his efforts to become an artist and an architect.

            Living in Vienna he saw many Jews who were successful artists and architects. Antisemitism is a right wing form of the politics of envy.

          • Long Live Dixie

            It is clear from what he wrote that he only began to hate them after he failed in his efforts to become an artist and an architect.

            This is a false cause fallacy. It was during this time that he dug into their involvement in the Marxist causes that he had already opposed.

            Living in Vienna he saw many Jews who were successful artists and architects.

            Jewish art is garbage. Jewish artists are successful only in terms of creating art that is popular with the trendy art critics. They are not successful at creating great works.

            Hitler was rejected from the art school because the director thought he was more interested in architecture than in painting. If you look at his works, you’ll see that a large number of them are of buildings.

          • AndrewInterrupted

            wwwDOTtheguardianDOTcom/books/2014/jan/09/mein-kampf-ebook-bestseller-adolf-hitler

        • WR_the_realist

          I had assumed that since German was not allowed at your father’s elementary school that he had done most of his growing up in the United States, back when it was a sane country.

          • JohnEngelman

            OK. I misunderstood you. Dad was born in the U.S., but he grew up in a community that spoke German.

  • slash345

    Oh yes there’s alot of them here now.

    Two school districts that have been predominantly white in my city for a few decades now have turned to be 50% minority and 50% white. And many more whites are leaving that school district every year for a rural one outside of town which has seen explosive growth.

    Not only that, but the city is expanding business out in the direction of that rural town that all the lower/middle/upper class whites are moving to. They’re running for the hills! lol

    The blacks are swarming into previously white areas too because of heavy mexican migration into the black ghettos.

    So it’s basically a reshuffling of communities.

    Older areas detriorate, minorities move in, whites move out and find another area to develop, the minorities eventually start to creep in the new(er) area. A vicious cycle of community shuffling.

    I wish the blacks could develop their own way of life and leave us alone. The mexicans I find are capable of building and maintaining a somewhat livable community, the blacks on the other hand are completely incapable and follow whites around like lost puppies wanting to be fully embraced and accepted. (which will never happen)

    Texas will turn majority minority before the 2020 census (in 6 years.)

    If you want a glimpse of what America will look like by end century then take a look at Dallas. That’s what it’ll be like.

    Lots of mexicans with a black minority and a very small white minority living in concentrated semi-secluded areas and most of them will be middle and upper class whites.

    The age of lower class whites will disappear. The only white people that’ll be around will be those who are at the upper half of the economic food chain. Lower class whites will get swallowed up by the black and brown hordes and their genetic legacy lost forever. The only hope lower class whites have to exist is by country rural culture which is staunchly anti-race mixing. It’s a culture that’s held on for a long time and looks pretty promising right now. It’s that country culture is the people are up and leaving the diverse areas here in Texas. It’s why I decided to embrace that culture and buy me some cowboy boots and live that country, white lifestyle.

  • blight14

    Hopefully our people will see this as a formal declaration of war……..

  • MooTieFighter

    sad. just sad.

  • Ograf

    English should have been made our official language in 1776. I once attended a group meeting in El Paso Tx, and people were actually upset that I couldn’t speak Spanish.

  • Equal Parenting -Fathers Initi

    The media always says that massive immigration is a good thing. But obviously, these Hispanic migrants keep ruining this country. Also,I can’t remember a time when the media ever sided with Whites. Over and Over again, the mainstream consistently favors their point-of-view. This is just another form of cultural Marxism. The existing people are considered non-existent.