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Vermont columnist calls for a shutdown to Milton football program

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Court documents detail players being assaulted with broom sticks and pool cues… a locker room culture that simply can’t be tolerated.

Hazing is often a cultural problem; in many cases a passive acceptance as leaders in positions of authority look the other way or don’t look close enough.

Read more: http://www.wptz.com/editorials/worst-possible-start-to-the-season/27679896#ixzz3BD4GqLtK

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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