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Can it be hazing if coaches mandate the punishment?

All, there is not enough information here about the people who administered hazing for me to make a determination here, but it certainly does not fit the usual definition of hazing. Read the San Antonio article and judge for yourself.

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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