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Rotten to the Core, Part III: Lessons from Texas and the Growing Grassroots Revolt

Paulus Textor Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 8:55 AM
This latest public school idiocy described by Malkin, assuming it is factual, is just one more reason to raise the question: WHY HAVEN'T YOU TAKEN YOUR KIDS OUT OF PUBLIC SCHOOL YET? Or better yet: "Why are you LEAVING your kids in the Government Propaganda Camps?" Private school and homeschooling are legal in all 50 states. Don't bother trying to "reform" a system which is, as Malkin describes it, "rotten to the core." Take your kids OUT. Today. Right this very minute.
Drik Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 8:59 AM
Eventually even the lib-prog parents will recognize the "free" public education is too expensive.

Texas is a right-minded red state, where patriotism is still a virtue and political correctness is out of vogue. So how on earth have left-wing educators in public classrooms been allowed to instruct Lone Star students to dress in Islamic garb, call the 9/11 jihadists "freedom fighters" and treat the Boston Tea Party participants as "terrorists"?

Here's the dirty little secret: Despite the best efforts of vigilant parents, teachers and administrators committed to academic excellence, progressive activists reign supreme in government schools.

That's because curriculum is king. The liberal monopoly on the modern textbook/curricular market remains unchallenged after a half-century. He who controls...

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