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A Nation of "Community" Children?!

jkimbrell236 Wrote: Apr 10, 2013 3:05 PM
This is why parents should keep their children out of gub'mint school. In gub'mint school, children are being brainwashed to believe this very thing. Take responsibility for your kids, people, and homeschool them, so they might have a chance to avoid succumbing to this collectivist ideology. If you send your kids to the gub'mint to be educated, don't be surprised when they come home as Socialists.

As a mother, I was fascinated to learn from Melissa Harris-Perry that my husband and my children aren't really ours:

We have never invested as much in public education as we should have because we've always had kind of a private notion of children: Your kid is yours and totally your responsibility. We haven't had a very collective notion of these are our children. So part of it is we have to break through our kind of private idea that kids belong to their parents, or kids belong to their families, and recognize that kids...