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Obama Admin Wants to Deport Christian Homeschoolers

HomeschoolEducator Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 11:33 PM
UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Basically says that, if your child doesn't like what you are doing (whether discipline, homeschooling, not letting them get their way, etc.), the government can take your child away and decide how to raise them instead.
HomeschoolEducator Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 11:48 PM
For the time being. The Senate has already voted on one UN convention (regarding the rights of special needs children) but has not yet voted on whether or not to adopt the convention on the rights of the child.
Tinsldr2 Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 11:40 PM
Which thankfully is why the US law is still the Supreme Law in this country.

The Romeike family fled their German homeland in 2008 seeking political asylum in the United States – where they hoped to home school their children. Instead, the Obama administration wants the evangelical Christian family deported.

The fate of Uwe and Hannelore Romeikie – along with their six children – now rests with the Sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals – after the Dept. of Homeland Security said they don’t deserve asylum.

Neither the Justice Dept. nor the Dept. of Homeland Security returned calls seeking comment.

“The Obama administration is basically saying there is no right to home school anywhere,” said Michael...