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Educational Lunacy

Stuart95 Wrote: Aug 22, 2012 10:33 AM
Luther Burbank was black?
Doug5049 Wrote: Aug 22, 2012 11:19 AM
He was probably confusing him with George Washington Carver.
If I were a Klansman, wanting to sabotage black education, I couldn't find better allies than education establishment liberals and officials in the Obama administration, especially Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, who in March 2010 announced that his department was "going to reinvigorate civil rights enforcement."

For Duncan, the civil rights issue was that black elementary and high school students are disciplined at a higher rate than whites. His evidence for discrimination is that blacks are three and a half times more likely to be suspended or expelled than their white peers. Duncan and his Obama administration supporters conveniently...