Please be aware (at all times) of what you say in jest or not. To you it may seem hilarious. To others, it is not.
One example? Sure.
An Ohio teacher felt that her minority student hadn’t done his part of the group work and declared that his teammates would lynch him.
Yes. You read that correctly. To read more about it, click here.
This is never funny in any context. EVER. There’s far too much history connected to any word or phrase near lynching with minority students. Please be socially conscience and don’t accidentally find yourself into this situation.