Coleo is a horrific sport

 

After a day in which another heroic teacher died while trying to protect students during a school shooting, I was disgusted and disappointed that the Herald featured a front-page story on the barbaric “sport” of coleo, relegating the story of the school shooting in Nevada to an inside page.

By glorifying this alleged sport that promotes a culture of violence against other creatures, the Herald is contributing to this culture. Rather than being part of the problem, can’t it be a part of the solution by keeping this horrific practice off the front page, and out of the paper altogether?

Miriam Lipsky, Miami

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