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Ocasio-Cortez Joins De Blasio In
Call To Punish Asian Students

The Federalist, by David Marcus

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Posted By:earlybird, 3/20/2019 8:52:51 PM

The battle over the admissions standards at New York City’s elite public high schools has heated up again. After having failed to change the standards last year, Mayor Bill de Blasio is back at it, this time with some backup from celebrity freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. As usual, their impassioned pleas about the lack of black and Hispanic students completely ignores that it is Asian, not white, students who would bear the brunt of the proposed changes. At issue is the fact that these hyper-competitive high schools consider only a test score in deciding admissions

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It’s not the white kids who are acing these admissions tests, but the Asians. When the other kids are out fooling around or playing at sports, the Asian kids are in the library, studying, or at special schools paid for by their parents. To them, education is all.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: dvc, 3/20/2019 9:07:56 PM     (No. 11937346)

Well, just damn them for being smart and studying hard!

/s off

The degree which we deviate from a true meritocracy will largely define how successful a society we will be.

The Dems and the left want to put forward those with the LEAST merit, and punish all those with the greatest merit.

Societal suicide.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MMC, 3/20/2019 9:17:04 PM     (No. 11937351)

Asian- as in those from India or a China- study at Kumon every week for Math and are at Libraries on Saturday.

It is therefore a matter of study habits and intentional success. AOC was smashed partying- still can’t believe she has an Economic degree-

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Reply 3 - Posted by: PAdiva, 3/20/2019 9:29:57 PM     (No. 11937367)

Sweetheart, what are you going to do about it? Can you organize a volunteer tutoring program to help the students in your district?
In the 60´s, I took many NYS Regents exams. We had to raise ourselves to the standard. We didn´t complain to have the standards altered.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: seamusm, 3/20/2019 10:03:04 PM     (No. 11937386)

AOC seems to have been the beneficiary of affirmative action. She was either badly taught at Columbia or shouldn´t have been there in the first place.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: janjan, 3/20/2019 10:26:48 PM     (No. 11937400)

The first step to solving any problem is to clearly and honestly define what the problem actually is. Liberals are incapable of this. Promoting specific minorities into schools they have not qualified for is a tragedy for the minority and for the qualified person they displaced. The first one will fail and the second cheated.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Shmowry1, 3/20/2019 10:28:59 PM     (No. 11937401)

Asian and Indian Americans need to wake up from their new immigrant euphoria and realize that the democrats are coming for them. They are not the chosen minorities. They will be sacrificed in the name of “equality”. No amount of hard work can make up for admissions preferences based on race.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: watashiyo, 3/20/2019 11:21:46 PM     (No. 11937419)

What is wrong with these people?!!!
.....stupid question.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 3/20/2019 11:24:16 PM     (No. 11937421)

Its not racist to discriminate against Asians. (/s)

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Reply 9 - Posted by: qwerty, 3/20/2019 11:56:32 PM     (No. 11937433)

Directive 10-289 Equalization of Opportunity Act. ...
EVERYBODY is gonna be dumb. Those who excel will be punished as being unfair to the lazy and ignorant, who do not wish to study and expect hand outs, nay DEMAND HAND OUTS

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Reply 10 - Posted by: leonardo, 3/21/2019 12:49:29 AM     (No. 11937451)

de Blasio and Cortez "can´t handle the TRUTH" AND need to pander to their minority base. This is the same old liberal insistence on equality of OUTCOME instead of equality of OPPORTUNITY. As with all competitions, when liberals (and their voting base) cannot compete on an equal opportunity basis, the liberals seek to change the rules. Thus we also have the demand for additional SCOTUS justices and for the abolition of the electoral college. They will never stop because their urge for control over us is an overwhelming obsession.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Pchristopher, 3/21/2019 1:12:04 AM     (No. 11937459)

Further proof that Progressivism / Socialism is all about greed and envy. They have no one´s good in mind except their own....Period.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Trigger2, 3/21/2019 1:29:08 AM     (No. 11937470)

3..2..1 before the usual commie answer comes out: Lower the test taking scores, admission of minorities only (the dumber the better) and before you know it these so-called specialized schools are no long specialized in educational content. The new syllabus would be How to Become a Gang Banger; How to Protest by Burning Buildings; The Proper Way to Perform Bestiality, etc. And of course all teachers would only be hired if they´re dumber than dirt.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Marjbaldwin, 3/21/2019 2:32:09 AM     (No. 11937475)

It´s not just Asian students "progressives" want to punish. They want to punish everyone. Mercilessly.

Know that, and you finally know the Left.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: strike3, 3/21/2019 4:09:26 AM     (No. 11937488)

The mantra of the Left, if you can´t perform just lower the bar. We no longer have to wonder how idiots make it into Congress.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: nina584, 3/21/2019 5:54:19 AM     (No. 11937520)

Aoc never went to Columbia but Boston U. Even affirmative action has its limits....

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Reply 16 - Posted by: M2, 3/21/2019 6:27:17 AM     (No. 11937544)

It is so typical of Democrats to lower the bar to encourage mediocrity rather than raising the bar to encourage excellence.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Udanja99, 3/21/2019 7:52:38 AM     (No. 11937616)

Tell me again, which party is the home of racism?

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Reply 18 - Posted by: bohallx, 3/21/2019 8:11:22 AM     (No. 11937632)

It helps to have mathematicians in the family. We don´t have to depend on the schools...... EVER!

Now, about AOC, she has all the symptoms of high order Williams Syndrome. In fact, she´s likely at the top rung, but she´s still on that ladder.

Fortunately for her she´s able to memorize large scripts full of nonsense and long words she can´t understand.

BTW, when they start cutting out the special (and still rare) programs for the gifted, they will get around to cutting out all the special programs. Then people like AOC will be left to sweep floors for life.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Adam, 3/21/2019 8:27:04 AM     (No. 11937668)

DeBlasio has already made harmful changes to the test (SHSAT) and even those did work to get more black and latin kids in. This is the race to the bottom that one always witnesses when egalitarianism meets tribalism.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: bpl40, 3/21/2019 8:27:15 AM     (No. 11937669)

Remember how "All lives matter" became a racist slogan? Same mentality at work here. #6 is right - Asian and Indian Americans need to wake up fast. A case against Harvard for discriminating against Asian applicants was being loudly protested as racist/imperialist - by Indian students!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 3/21/2019 8:29:43 AM     (No. 11937675)

I would like to see AOC´s college transcripts and her GPA, particularly of her economics courses. Who were her economics professors?

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Reply 22 - Posted by: ida lou pino, 3/21/2019 9:07:50 AM     (No. 11937725)

Those darn Asians are ruining the racial discrimination narrative!

They came here as a different race - - different culture - - different color - - different language - - uneducated - - extremely poor - -

- - and through hard work and ambition they´ve become spectacularly successful.

This. Is. Not. Supposed. To. Happen. In. Racist. Amerikkka.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Hotrod, 3/21/2019 9:49:30 AM     (No. 11937786)

The democrat answer is always to lower standards. That tells the black and brown kids that it´s OK to avoid study and academic achievement. Just wait, and it will be given to you!

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Reply 24 - Posted by: franq, 3/21/2019 9:56:43 AM     (No. 11937792)

Cortez is incapable of using her cortex in any context.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Twinkle93, 3/21/2019 9:59:56 AM     (No. 11937797)

The "elite" high schools need to have sports program that give scholarships.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 3/21/2019 10:36:55 AM     (No. 11937847)

Directive 10-289. or as Francisco D´Anconia called it in Atlas Shrugged, ´The moratorium on brains´.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: metalman2, 3/21/2019 10:42:14 AM     (No. 11937860)

This kind of thing has been going on for a long time. In the mid seventies I wanted to be a fireman. There were a limited number of spots available and you had to pass an exam to make the first cut. When I went for the exam there were only white guys in the room and we all knew only those who got a 90% or better would pass. I got a 94% but was never called. I checked: The day before my test, the minorities had their test. Not only were they coached, but they needed only an 80% to pass. All the spots were filled by minorities that year.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: 4freedom, 3/21/2019 10:44:19 AM     (No. 11937864)

AOC might as well go for broke, she got kicked off the committee she was on, and her poll numbers are tanking, she´s toast, a one term-er.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: winnie1, 3/21/2019 10:56:48 AM     (No. 11937892)

This pop eyed, buckaroo never learns. Does she just love to have enemies or attention?

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Reply 30 - Posted by: wilmo, 3/21/2019 11:27:54 AM     (No. 11937941)

These kids are smarter and far more dedicated to academic achievement on the day they enter Stuyvesant than AOC was on the day she graduated Boston U with an econ major.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Bettijo, 3/21/2019 11:43:38 AM     (No. 11937966)

I taught for 30 years in a prestigious private high school. The school adopted an ABC (A better chance) program to admit "unqualified" (I hate that word) students. But students who had not passed the entrance exam. I had a 9th grader say to me once, "I was smart in my old school." Sad.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: suejeanne, 3/21/2019 12:21:22 PM     (No. 11938006)

Alexandria Kotex strikes again!

Does she not have any Asian students in her district?

It would be nice if she takes Warren (AKA Bill) with her.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: dvc, 3/21/2019 12:36:29 PM     (No. 11938024)

#21, her economic professors were Marxists, no doubt about it. And she believes the lies they told her.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 3/21/2019 12:42:23 PM     (No. 11938033)

AOC and Deblasio are two of the dumbest people on the planet. Acceptance in the high schools was based on TEST SCORES, not skin color. If Blacks want to go to these schools they will have to get higher marks on the tests, PERIOD.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: Heil Liberals, 3/21/2019 2:32:07 PM     (No. 11938158)

The number one problem in low achieving, poverty area schools is the lack of two-parent families, period. The second is the apathy due to drug and alcohol addiction. The third is a lack of parenting skills that create an environment and a disciplined child.

The modern single mother birth statistics in all racial classifications and the absence of fathers is the highest predictor of student success in school. Forget what the education experts say about money, programs, technology, and teacher effectiveness. I have yet to meet a teacher who doesn´t want to do a great job of educating their students. I have met teachers who have been at war with the battling rhetoric of Ivory Tower know-it-alls, politicians who know they know it all, and the children who have not been properly raised due to modern sensibilities of the If It Feels Good, Do It generations.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: LadyChurchillUSA, 3/21/2019 5:20:25 PM     (No. 11938314)

The Asians and the Jews they will be hurt the most and yet the Jews in particular will continue to support these racists. Go figure. And the one thing that these two groups have in common? It is putting a value on learning above all else, it is demanding the best from their children with no excuses accepted. The old joke about my son the Dr. or my son the Lawyer may be stereotypical but it is not to be demeaned. The parents who value education have children who value it and not with money buying test results but with demanding real results from their children. I always told mine their job was to be good students.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Mother of AL, 3/21/2019 6:59:38 PM     (No. 11938392)

Saw this discussed on Fox Ithink with Martha. One panelist was Juan and can’t recall the other. When told of Comrade Bill’s solution of doing away with entrance tests ol Juan just smiled and nodded. He doesn’t realize that degrades and insults blacks! It says, no shouts that blacks are too stupid to take and pass the tests. That is so insulting.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: Donna M, 3/21/2019 8:14:28 PM     (No. 11938448)

#18, we should stay away from remote diagnosis of a developmental disability in light of those who are born and must live with it. Stupid and fascistic, ok.

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There have been a lot of viral impersonations of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on social media, but none have been quite this hilarious and adorable. Wearing glasses and bright red lipstick, a young girl brilliantly skewered the freshmen congresswoman in a way that put the current cast of Saturday Night Live to shame. (Video/Tweet) “Like, I’m Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, aka AOC, and like, I want to talk about like, climate change, because like, there’s no doubt cow farts are making the climate change,” the girl’s rant begins. “Like, in July the climate was 96 degrees and in February the climate was 36

Schiff: GOP’s ‘Cult of Trump’s Personality’
Has ‘Our Democracy Trembling’

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Breitbart Clips, by Pam Key    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/19/2019 2:37:37 PM     Post Reply
Friday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) said the Republican Party has become “a cult of Trump’s personality.” Schiff said, “I think we have seen a wholesale abdication responsibility by the GOP leadership, by people like Kevin McCarthy, Mitch McConnell who essentially do whatever the president says. And that includes when the president wants to go around the Congress’ power of the purse. But it certainly includes issues of malfeasance, corruption within the administration. There’s been little or no appetite to stand up to the president in any meaningful way, and that really

Kirsten Gillibrand taps into
her inner diva at Iowa gay bar

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New York Post, by Mary Kay Linge    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 4/20/2019 12:48:20 PM     Post Reply
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand channeled her inner diva at a Des Moines gay bar, where she posed and palled around with a drag queen. Pics of the Democratic presidential candidate posted to Twitter late Friday showed Gillibrand doing her makeup and striking poses alongside a drag queen at a bar called Blazing Saddles. “I felt underdressed, so I brought a dress I picked up yesterday—turns out it fit me, but it fit Vana even better! Thank you for having me, ladies!” the New York lawmaker tweeted. Gillibrand is holding a May 2 fundraiser with Marti Gold Cummings, whom the campaign described

De Niro on Trump: ‘This guy has
proven himself to be a total loser’

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Washington Times, by Andrew Blake    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 4/20/2019 9:14:17 PM     Post Reply
Robert de Niro furthered the actor’s feud with President Trump by labeling him a “total loser,” “dumbbell” and “wannabe gangster” in an interview Friday evening. Appearing on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” on CBS, Mr. De Niro repeatedly took swipes at the president while discussing his reoccurring role depicting special counsel Robert Mueller on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live.” “It’s a civic duty. It’s my obligation, my civic obligation to play Mueller,” said Mr. De Niro. “I am hoping that it goes further. I don’t know would will happen,” Mr. De Niro continued. “I don’t know if this is actually

Clapper: Mueller couldn’t find ‘active
collusion’ but there was ‘passive collusion’

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Fox News, by Joseph A. Wulfsohn    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/19/2019 4:40:17 AM     Post Reply
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper on Thursday said that there was “passive collusion” between the Trump campaign and Russia despite Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s findings that conclude there was no conspiracy. Clapper began by defending the foundation of the Russia probe, telling CNN anchor Anderson Cooper that there was “good reason” for intelligence agencies and law enforcement “to be concerned about whether or not there was some kind of conspiracy between the Trump campaign and the Russians.”

The deeply disturbing Mueller report
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Tampa Bay Times, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: Hazymac- 4/19/2019 4:52:27 PM     Post Reply
The voluminous report from special counsel Robert Mueller provides a deeply disturbing portrait of a candidate who welcomed the help of a foreign country to get elected and of a president who repeatedly attempted to undermine Mueller’s investigation. Now it is up to Congress and the American people to objectively digest the report and determine the fate of Donald Trump, who in no conceivable way has been exonerated. Over more than 400 plainly written pages released Thursday, the report provides a readable narrative that describes Trump’s eagerness for any help Russia could provide to help him win the 2016 election.


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