By Joe Titan
A kirpan is a ceremonial sword or dagger carried by Sikhs with most kirpans best described as a curved, steel blade.
Titanville High School 12th grader Katie Argyridou: “I agree that the boy should not have been suspended because of his religious beliefs. That seems harsh. And for a whole three days? That seems really harsh, but there should have been some kind of consequence because of the danger that bringing a knife to school posed to other students.”
(This “fictional newspaper article” has been written for educational purposes only)