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Obama's Educational Excellence Initiative

allen [skip] Wrote: Aug 16, 2012 1:01 AM
Obama does not give a rats a-s for Blacks, Latino`s, Asians and he definitely hates Whites. Seems like the only people he likes are muslims and communist. If you really want to help all the kids in the inner city, than stop giving them just enough to live on for free and require them to do some kind of work. Whether they like their job assignment or not, show them that an education is their best way out of poverty. Make them responsible for their actions, by strict standards, you do not work you do not eat and if they want to riot then take what ever action needed to protect all law bidding citizens. Stop making our prisons and jails colleges for criminals! It is time for these people to stop blaming others for their failures!

President Barack Obama recently wrote an executive order that established a White House initiative on educational excellence for black Americans that will be housed in the Department of Education. It proposes "to identify evidence-based best practices" to improve black achievement in school and college. Though black education is in desperate straits, the president's executive order will accomplish absolutely nothing to improve black education. The reason is that it does not address the root causes of educational rot among black Americans. It's not rocket science; let's look at it.

The president's initiative contains not one word about rampant inner-city school violence,...