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Wisconsin Education Officials Want Students to Wear ‘White Privilege’ Wristbands

Happy Jake Wrote: Mar 12, 2013 3:15 PM
Simple answer to a simple question: Parents, forbid your children from wearing them and cite religious objection to racist policies.
Raven7 Wrote: Mar 12, 2013 3:18 PM
How about just forbid your children to wear them because

1. it has nothing to do with public education, or
2. you don't share the opinion of Wisconsin "Education" Offals (sic)
Happy Jake Wrote: Mar 12, 2013 3:23 PM
Celebrate Homogeneity Wrote: Mar 13, 2013 8:15 PM
Then your kids will be singled out, given low grades in "citizenship", or "cooperation", or whatever they are calling a child's submissive cowering in the face of "authority" these days.

Wisconsin Education Officials Want Students to Wear ‘White Privilege’ Wristbands

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction runs several programs that heavily emphasize racial issues in public schools, EAGnews.org has been finding.

Some feel that one of those programs – an Americorps operation called VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) – may go a bit overboard by encouraging white students to wear a white wristband "as a reminder about your (white) privilege.”

Geared towards high school students, the program “seeks to build capacity in schools and districts serving low-income families to develop an effective, sustainable, research-based program of family-school-community...