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Why Public Schools and the Mainstream Media Dumb Us Down

Posted by on September 25, 2019 in Corporate Controlled Media, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
Why Public Schools and the Mainstream Media Dumb Us Down

In this video we examine how public schools and the mainstream media have contributed to the growth of a passive citizenry, thus paving the way for the rise of tyranny. #corporatemedia

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Harvard Study Shows The Dangers Of Early School Enrollment

Posted by on June 4, 2019 in Conscious Living, Conscious Parenting with 0 Comments
Harvard Study Shows The Dangers Of Early School Enrollment

Children are going to school at younger and younger ages, and are spending more time in school than ever before. They are increasingly required to learn academic content at an early age that may be well above their developmental capability.

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The Current Militarization of America’s Public Schools

Posted by on November 1, 2015 in Agencies & Systems, Corruption, Government, Military with 4 Comments
The Current Militarization of America’s Public Schools

Thanks to a combination of media hype, political pandering and financial incentives, the use of armed police officers to patrol school hallways has risen dramatically in the years since the Columbine school shooting (nearly 20,000 by 2003). Funded by the U.S. Department of Justice, these school resource officers (SROs) have become de facto wardens in elementary, middle, and high schools, doling out their own brand of justice to the so-called ‘criminals’ in their midst with the help of tasers, pepper spray, batons and brute force.

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Questioning the Charter School Hype [Project Censored #21]

Posted by on February 17, 2015 in Agencies & Systems, Corruption, Government with 0 Comments
Questioning the Charter School Hype [Project Censored #21]

Charter schools have been heralded as the antidote to “failed” public schools, especially in poor urban communities of African-American and Latino/a students. However, as Salon, AlterNet, and other independent media outlets have reported, charter schools have come under fire for not fulfilling the roles or achieving the results that their proponents have claimed. Instead of providing positive teaching and preparing children for the future, recent news reports have indicated that charter schools are subjecting students to padded cells, public shaming and embarrassment, poor instruction, and the negative consequences of financial corruption.

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