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Terrific: America Lags Behind 31 Other Countries in Mathematics

DevilKitty Wrote: Sep 22, 2012 10:26 PM
and chattel slavery. The former, no less than the latter, denies a man's ownership of himself and the products of his labor; and asserts that other men may own him, and dispose of him and his property, for their uses, and at their pleasure." – Lysander Spooner
algae Wrote: Sep 22, 2012 10:52 PM
Libtrolls are in chattel slavery to BØ. They're just too stupid to recognize it.

I understand that we are more than $16 Trillion in debt and unemployment has been above eight percent for 43 straight months, but education reform is a moral imperative that cannot wait:

We have a crisis in our schools. This is not a new revelation, but it needs to be stated regardless, particularly at the start of another academic year and at a time when America is struggling to compete in the very fields — math, science, technology — that are defining the global economy. Consider that U.S. high school students graduate with just a 32 percent proficiency...