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

wgraff Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 12:49 PM
This is why we need to down size the government, starting with the department of uneducation. These idiots spend our money on this garbage and then can't figure out why we are mad at them for doing so. FIRE them all and let's see what we can do like putting the education of our children back into our control!

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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