“How religious sectarian school voucher extremists made useful idiots of the charter movement.” … At the Heritage Academy, a publicly funded charter school network in Arizona, according to a lawsuit in U.S. District Court, high school students are required to learn that the Anglo-Saxon population of the United States is descended from one of the lost tribes of Israel. … and there’s a lot more crap about the fraudulent lie-riddled movement to get rid of community-based, democratic, transparent, non-profit public education in the United States.
Today, I am launching a new format for this blog.
You will not see five or seven posts. Or more.
You will receive only one post today, unless there is breaking news of great importance.
Instead of filling up your computer, I offer you one article that I hope you will read and digest and react to.
I am going to ask you to forward this article to your friends and colleagues, to anyone you know who cares about the future of this country.
Katherine Stewart just published a very important article that appears in The American Prospect called “The Proselytizers and the Privatizers.”
The subtitle is: “How religious sectarian school voucher extremists made useful idiots of the charter movement.”
She is also is the author of The Good News Club: The Christian Right’s Stealth Assault on America’s Children.
It is one of the most significant articles I have read…
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