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Rotten to the Core, Part III: Lessons from Texas and the Growing Grassroots Revolt

Carl265 Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 5:49 PM
I know I sound like a broken record BUT de-fund dept's of Education & Energy and EPA and the world will be a better place. Side effects include reducion of deficit and smaller govt. and most likely an uptick in GDP.
Jules65 Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 8:38 AM
This would likely result in a more prosperous populace and nation. Not what liberals/progs have in mind. They want control at any cost, including the health of this nation.
Bostongal912 Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 11:46 PM

Texas is a right-minded red state, where patriotism is still a virtue and political correctness is out of vogue. So how on earth have left-wing educators in public classrooms been allowed to instruct Lone Star students to dress in Islamic garb, call the 9/11 jihadists "freedom fighters" and treat the Boston Tea Party participants as "terrorists"?

Here's the dirty little secret: Despite the best efforts of vigilant parents, teachers and administrators committed to academic excellence, progressive activists reign supreme in government schools.

That's because curriculum is king. The liberal monopoly on the modern textbook/curricular market remains unchallenged after a half-century. He who controls...

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