The Scapegoat (2003) Alabaster in Blue Marble, 13 cm Back A scapegoat in the classroom is useful for bullies, but also for the rest of the students. Including those who only chuckle passively or simply keep their mouths shut. Everyone agrees about how awful the scapegoat is. And that seems to allow all of their shared anxieties to disappear into thin air. see article:/ addicted to racism