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The Role of 'Educators'

5thDegreeInSight Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 11:30 AM
One only need look at the rantings of Karen Lewis the Chief Commissar of the Chicago Teachers Union to see where we are headed. She is foursquare for an American version of Communist China's Cultural Revolution of 1966-68 complete with "Red Guards" killing and incarcerating Constitutionalists and job creators.
Many years ago, as a young man, I read a very interesting book about the rise of the Communists to power in China. In the last chapter, the author tried to explain why and how this had happened.

Among the factors he cited were the country's educators. That struck me as odd, and not very plausible, at the time. But the passing years have made that seem less and less odd, and more and more plausible. Today, I see our own educators playing a similar role in creating a mindset that undermines American society.

Schools were once thought of as places where a...