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Old 09-28-2017, 04:35 PM
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Originally Posted by ChioLu View Post
In college, I was always a fan of scavenger hunts because we did it in good fun. But, a few bad apples spoiled the whole barrel.
When actives make new members (or other members) drink alcohol against their will, commit a crime (even if it was petty theft), be humiliated, or the other situations Kevin listed, then it becomes hazing. It's a case of, no one can have scavenger hunts even if it's innocent because some will carry that into actions that are harmful or illegal.
This breaks my heart. I recognize the reality, but those who *wouldn't* carry it into the harmful or illegal get no chance to show the right thing. We want our collegiate members to be good citizens and role models, but treat them like kindergartners.
When seconds count, the police are only minutes away.
Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression; in order that every man present his views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.-Einstein
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