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The Role of 'Educators'

Marie150 Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 9:53 AM
Sowell you know you must repeat this 7 times just to get people to acknowledge that you wrote about education and 25 times to get them to agree with you.
Many years ago, as a young man, I read a very interesting book about the rise of the Communists to power in China. In the last chapter, the author tried to explain why and how this had happened.

Among the factors he cited were the country's educators. That struck me as odd, and not very plausible, at the time. But the passing years have made that seem less and less odd, and more and more plausible. Today, I see our own educators playing a similar role in creating a mindset that undermines American society.

Schools were once thought of as places where a...