Belgian teacher tells Jewish student: ‘We should put you all on freight wagons’ – Watchdog says the statement shows rampant anti-Semitism in Belgium’s school system. | Jewish Telegraphic Agency
(JTA) — A Brussels high school teacher was summoned to appear before a local school board for telling a Jewish student, “We should put you all on freight wagons.”
The incident occurred at the Belgian capital’s Emile Jacqmain school and involved a 16-year-old female student and her mathematics teacher, the La Derniere Heure magazine reported Friday.
The teacher, who was not identified, was summoned to appear before the board following a complaint filed against him for inciting racism and anti-Semitic hatred. The student, according to the report, told the teacher that “one does not joke about such subjects.”…