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Challenge ‘Common Core’
at Your Own Peril

Canada Free Press, by Arnold Ahlert

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Posted By:snowcloud, 9/24/2013 9:56:48 AM

Last Thursday in Towson, Maryland, concerned parent Robert Small was physically removed from a public forum for daring to interrupt Baltimore County Schools Superintendent Dallas Dance during the so-called “question-and-answer” portion of a school board meeting. Dance was only answering questions from parents previously submitted in writing. When Small stood up to tell the audience that he believed the introduction of the new Common Core curriculum would compromise education standards, he was approached by an off-duty police officer working as a security guard and forcibly removed from the auditorium. He was subsequently handcuffed, and charged with second-degree assault of a

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: enuf8, 9/24/2013 10:31:27 AM     (No. 9534475)

Common Core------Loved and defended by Jeb Bush.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Evocatus, 9/24/2013 10:42:46 AM     (No. 9534493)

Simple enough solution: Call a public meeting in a public place, divorced from the school bureaucracy. Compel school board members to attend at the pain of a recall election. Compel school board members to require the attendance of school district officials to answer questions at the pain of dismissal. Once the meeting is owned by the public instead of the school district personnel, answers will be forthcoming. He who controls the agenda controls the meeting. It is absolutely time to stand up to this type of bureaucratic tyranny. Reading this makes me mad enough to spit nails. Lock and load.



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Reply 3 - Posted by: save America, 9/24/2013 11:06:18 AM     (No. 9534527)

It is too bad that not one sheeple got up and walked out.Along with some choice words directed at the school bd.You can´t confront he rent a cop and get shot,but you can walk out in protest.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 9/24/2013 11:25:02 AM     (No. 9534565)

FTA: In answer to Robert Small’s question, yes this is America—until Americans decide they’ve had enough of it.

BINGO!!!

There´s going to be a rebellion, and it may be coming sooner than the Leftist Thug in the White House and his cohorts believe.

The charges against Small have since been dropped. If that was in the article, I missed it somehow, but it was announced on FOX this morning.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: wsdiego, 9/24/2013 12:42:49 PM     (No. 9534739)

The points on those pitchforks are being sharpened as we speak!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: octrojan, 9/24/2013 12:56:11 PM     (No. 9534760)

I´d like to believe #4, but I haven´t seen any evidence that American want to take their country back. We couldn´t get conservatives to turn out to defeat BO or elect a Rep Senate, we don´t see many people showing up at school board meetings, we seem to take the erosion of freedoms in stride--sure, there´s some whining but that seems to be about it except for heroic examples here and there (Wisc, Michigan governors, e.g.).

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Reply 7 - Posted by: voxlapidis, 9/24/2013 1:05:35 PM     (No. 9534779)

Baltimore County School Board members are appointed by our maste....err elected officials not elected by the citizens.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 9/24/2013 1:31:01 PM     (No. 9534825)

@#2: It`s not your local school board pushing CC. This comes directly from the Dept of Education by order of Bark Oblama. They have no choice. Good luck getting rid of it. It`s here to stay, just like Obamacare and Dodd-Fwank.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: saryden, 9/24/2013 1:41:54 PM     (No. 9534843)

State governors had a choice all right -- and 45 of them opted for the "stimulus" money.
Some are attempting to withdraw now they begin to understand Common Core, but others just keep spieling the Democrat line that the standards are good, they will keep local control, they will guard privacy, etc.
They do not care to discuss that textbooks are currently being hastily written to fit the standards -- filled with liberal propaganda that must be taught/learned to keep jobs and achieve scores. Indoctrination for the 21st slave century.

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