(1000+ posts) Tue Aug-23-11 12:15 PM
How does high school produce dumbed-down people? Easy: Republican censorship of textbooks
By doing this, they guarantee populations of truly ignorant people that will vote Repuke all the way. These people vote in ways that jeopardize even their own health. This has been going on since Reagan.
'AUSTIN, Tex. — After three days of turbulent meetings, the Texas Board of Education on Friday approved a social studies curriculum that will put a conservative stamp on history and economics textbooks, stressing the superiority of American capitalism, questioning the Founding Fathers’ commitment to a purely secular government and presenting Republican political philosophies in a more positive light....'
SEE REST OF ARTICLE AT: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/13/education/13texas.htm...
The Gablers of Texas, strengthened the Repuke strangelhold on history textbook censorship.