WAR and TOXIC TEXAS TEXTBOOKS » No There

Not just the internet but Liberty itself is under assault – not from biplanes, but:
Twisted History.
History is fragile and easily twisted. The dingbat Christian Right aims to change history lessons in Texas Schools and the education board is considering adding Christianity’s role in American history to curriculum, and dumping all reference to labor unions, women’s suffrage, and the civil rights movement among other exclusions. The Corporate Textbook Monopoly ONLY consults the Texas education board, which means ALL American children will get the same biased, censored and expurgated textbooks. Public school children will soon read only about corporate success, and Rush Limbaugh will be touted as an “American hero,” replacing true heroes like Susan B. Anthony and Dr. Martin Luther King. The larger issue is that Texas textbook decisions affect every state in the union! READ MORE: http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2009/07/23-2
We really need a NATIONAL TEXTBOOK REVIEW BOARD to flush sticky biased ideologies from our children’s minds!

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