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Homework Promotes Anti-American View of World War Two

Joe 145 Wrote: Apr 24, 2013 7:31 AM
I have seen less obvious slants in my kids homework. It is fairly pervasive although much of it may be considered relatively harmless. But the problem persists. It is good that your daughter was able to spot this. Critical thinking is not being taught well in school. We parents need to work on this vital skill.

Bob and Sarah Fisher were checking their daughter’s homework last week when a social studies assignment caught their attention – it criticized the United States for dropping the atomic bomb during World War Two.

“Both of our grandfathers were in World War Two and this worksheet makes it seem as if they were the bad guys,” Fisher told Fox News.

The Fishers have a daughter in eighth grade at Victory Junior High School in New York. They said the anti-American slant in the homework assignment was shocking.

“As if somehow the Japanese were the victims and that the United States had...