EDUCATION, CORRUPTION CHRONICLES While a top Los Angeles public school is set to close for supposedly violating environmental laws, a low-performing campus with a radical...
Arizona has passed another controversial bill, HB 2281, that critics are decrying as racist. But Tom Horne, superintendent of public instruction for Arizona insists the bill is intended to curb racism. The measure targets an ethnic studies program -- "RAZA," or "race" -- in the Tucson Unified School District (TUSD) studies. Specifically, the bill prohibits school districts from teaching courses that encourage the overthrow of the U.S. government, promote resentment of a particular race or class of people, or advocate ethnic solidarity instead of treating students as individuals. - Education Reporter
Far too much is at stake for such tepid and restrained behavior to persist. America is at a crossroads, and unless drastic action is taken to reverse the political direction in which the country is being dragged, the harm inflicted on it may prove irreversible. No more latitude exists for even small incremental liberal advances. Each new precept of the Obama agenda represents another nail in the coffin of America’s former greatness. - Chris Adamo