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Soccer field skirmish a lesson in democracy for immigrant students

Soccer field skirmish a lesson in democracy for immigrant students

OAKLAND, Calif. -- At a recent soccer practice at Oakland International High School, the boys welcomed Paulos Gurmu, a newcomer from Ethiopia. After hours of running on asphalt under a blazing sun, they sat in a circle to dole out "positivity points." A Burmese teen who'd immigrated from a Thai refugee camp gave a point to Paulos for "playing a lot on his first day, ...

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