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Star Parker: Ben Carson on America's Education Challenge

karen 341 Wrote: Oct 27, 2012 7:31 AM
Star I have recommened your book "UNCLE SAM'S PLANTATION' every chance I get, so that people are aware of the what happens when big government gets into you live! Ir was a great read Thank you.

In the midst of the third presidential debate in Florida, which was supposedly about foreign policy, President Barack Obama interjected a few words about American education.

The rationale was not unreasonable. A better-educated America will be a better-performing and more internationally competitive America.

"Let's talk about what we need to compete. ... Let's take an example that we know is going to make a difference in the 21st century and that's our education policy," he said.

Unfortunately, as is so often the case with politicians, what we hear...