Sinister Southpaw

So, the 14th Century called…Left-handed four year old Pre-K student in Okemah, Oklahoma, told being left handed is "…

Posted by Jim Wright on Tuesday, September 22, 2015
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A 4-year-old was allegedly forced by his teacher to write with his right hand, even though he’s left-handed.

FOX59 Okemah, Okla. Sept. 22, 2015

As another of the sinister (left-handed) nature, I can vouch for the existence of the stigma against the left-handed. My primary school teachers wanted to make me right-handed as well. My mother refused to let them convert me. There is a real risk to being left-handed in a right-handed world. Southpaws have a higher rate of accidents since most systems are designed for righties. I sympathize with the child and wish him luck.

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