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JOE PATERNO FIRED
The Paterno Statue as Object Lesson: The Demise of Public Art and Monuments Built Before Their Time
Author, journalist, Executive Director of the Gracie Mansion C...
The demolition of Joe Paterno's premature bronze tableau sadly exemplifies the peril of a certain kind of hubris.
Can Penn State's Joe Paterno Be Defended? Teen Bloggers Weigh In
Dear Penn State: What Are You Teaching Us?
16-year-old high school junior in southern California
I am horrified by the reaction Penn State has had to this scandal. The students are more worried that their beloved head coach has been fired than that eight children have been sexually abused.
Don't Neglect Paterno's True Legacy
Sportswriter and Journalism Major, Northeastern University
Even after a weekend full of scorn and negativity, Paterno's legacy should be allowed to outshine the dark shadow this scandal has cast over his entire career.
The Fall of JoePa and a Return to Common Sense
Every community has many more things to be proud of than a young person's ability to run, jump, throw, and catch. Sport does not build character, it puts character at risk. Sport is just fun.
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