Texas Teacher In Trouble For Racist Comment

A high school teacher in suburban Dallas finds herself at the center of a social media firestorm after her controversial tweets about the shooting of an unarmed teenager and the subsequent unrest in suburban St. Louis.

Vinita Hegwood, who’s African-American, posted a tweet that expressed anger at whites who had questioned her opinions about the events in Ferguson. The violent tone in the posting has school district officials promising “quick action.”

ABC’s Jim Ryan has the story from Dallas/Ft. Worth.

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