‘We heard n–gerfest’: Students accuse Durham teacher of using racial slur

A Whitby mother is accusing her son’s high school of not taking racism seriously after a teacher allegedly referred to a group of black students as a “n–gerfest.”

Jennifer, whose last name is being withheld to protect the identity of her son, said she was in disbelief when she heard about the incident, which took place at Donald A. Wilson Secondary School on Feb. 13, 2017.

  • tom_billesley

    The teacher is still in post after 4 months. Don’t they know that allegations are proof?

    • Clausewitz

      But students don’t know how to lie according to the school boards. Three weeks and counting till retirement. Yet another reason why.

  • Justin St.Denis

    Allegations are no reason to destroy people. Furthermore, if the allegation is proven to be true, the comment itself may have based upon valid observations about the students’ behaviours. I have yet to see/hear of an assembly of black teenagers that could not be described as a ……….

  • John Boy

    I see a huge lawsuit coming! It’s better than working for a living.

  • Clink9

    My daughters were much more polite describing the black section of the cafeteria in high school:


  • Malcolm Y

    And? What’s the problem; ever drive past a 90% “black” high school at the end of the school day?