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The Role of 'Educators'

RepubRob2 Wrote: Jan 08, 2013 9:32 AM
I'm nothing of the sort, and name-calling doesn't do any f us any good. Look, you and I are on the same side. All I'm asking is that you stop using the racist language. And you are coming across as a really hate-filled kind of guy. Not doing yourself any good at all.
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...