#1 Obama: Your kids should learn Spanish,Chinese,French or perhaps Arabic.
07-09-2008, 10:31 AM
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Obama: Your kids should learn Spanish .Que? Obama says nation's kids should be bilingual
Barack Obama addressed the issue of official languages yesterday by endorsing one: Spanish. Instead of worrying about immigrants learning English, he told an audience, America should be teaching its children Spanish. Every child should be bilingual, Obama said, but listen to the language he chooses later: "It’s embarrassing when Europeans come over here, they all speak English, they speak French, they speak German. And then we go over to Europe and all we can say is merci beaucoup." Well, which is it — should we teach them Spanish or French? Maybe we should teach them Chinese, or perhaps Arabic. Immigrants...
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