The Progressives on the left, wish to “globalize” our children by keeping them ignorant of the many positive contributions made by America, by discouraging any displays of patriotism, by discouraging critical thinking skills, etc. They are doing this by implementing Common Core. Around America many citizens are pushing back-successfully. In response to his citizen’s concerns Louisiana Governor Jindal announced on June 18th, 2014 his desire to prevent further implementation of Common Core in Louisiana. Jindal cannot do it on his own, but appears committed to getting it done. To read more, click on this link.
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There are so many ways that Agenda 21 is attempting to destroy our once great country that it is hard to decide which is most egregious, but it could easily be argued that implementing Common Core, and by so doing creating a whole generation of citizens that cannot think for themselves and are ignorant of once common knowledge and skills, may be the absolutely most heinous thing a government can do to its most vulnerable and innocent-its children. Hopefully you will have read Lesson 8: Education at www.agenda21course.com. However, to learn more about the dangers of Common Core follow this link.
If you want a very pithy video by George Will explaining the dangers of Common Core follow this link.
Finally, there is a glimmer of hope that at least a few states, like Oklahoma, are seeing the trap being set by the federal government, and are rejecting Common Core. To learn more about this, follow this link.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has stepped up to the plate to protect the education system in Iowa. Because of concerns about how Common Core was adopted and the threat Common Core presents to state sovereignty, Branstad signed on October 16, 2013 an Executive Order ordering a regular public review of the state standards. To read more, click on this link