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Recently claimed 1910 hazing death appears to be TB-related, not hazing-related: Moderator Hank Nuwer

The otherwise fine Register Guard editorial of Nov. 17 claiming Clarence Gore died from hazing may need fresh comment. As attached article show, Gore died of TB likely unrelated to his hazing.  

By Hank Nuwer

Hank Nuwer is the Indiana-based author of Broken Pledges: The Deadly Rite of Hazing, High School Hazing, Wrongs of Passage and The Hazing Reader. He has written articles or columns on hazing for the Sunday Times of India, Toronto Globe & Mail, Harper's Magazine, Orlando Sentinel, The Chronicle of Higher Education and the New York Times Sunday Magazine. His new book is Hazing: Destroying Young Lives from Indiana University Press.

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