Read the article first.
They lost an opportunity to show humanity. The SRO could have reached in his pocket an pulled out 40¢. He could have called his wife (or mom or church) and made sure there was a meal sent for that night or to have later in the freezer. Life lesson lost on this one. They could have showed that child humanity instead they humiliated him.
They may have thought they were teaching him a lesson, maybe you can call it a lesson, but it was the wrong one.
i could go on and on here, but I'll spare ya.
So tomorrow I'll be sending a letter and a 5 spot to the school for him incase he needs it one day.