Re: Teacher OKs "Avoid[ing] touching females on religious grounds"
Correct on both counts. That quote that I incorrectly attributed to Voltaire himself was written by S. G. Tallentyre in "Friends of Voltaire", suggesting that was his personal philosophy.
You exercised your right to call me on my error, and as painful as it was, I support you. (LOL, I actually appreciate it and will forward the information to my local newspaper where it is posted under the banner.)
One can speak his mind freely, but there can be consequences - just not from the government in the United States under most circumstances.
Maybe this should be a thread of it's own......