#miseducation

  1. President Shafik caves to Congressional Republicans

    [Columbia University President] Shafik wanted to disperse the accusations by Republicans that her university was too deferential to a progressive cause. And so, she sicced the cops on a bunch of kids. In doing so, she betrayed not only her students, but the values of the universi
  2. The Tuskegee Airmen need to be suppressed from history. It makes turd-brain DeSantis uncomfortable. #DeSantis #MisEducation
  3. Goodbye, University of Florida

    The University of Florida capitulates to the implementation of DeSantis's order to enforce Conformity, Inequity and Exclusion instead of DEI. DeSantis's flunky, Manny Diaz Jr, said "“Higher education must return to its essential foundations of academic integrity and the pursuit of
  4. Florida to teach its kids to look for communists under the bed

    Florida Republicans advance a bill to indoctrinate children from K-12 in anti-communism, including about a mythical "cultural Marxism" that supposedly has captured much of America. I'm all in favor of teaching history, including the wrong-headedness of Marxist and communist and th
  5. Florida replaces sociology with Republican-approved history at its public universities

    Florida is replacing sociology with an "anti-woke" history subject in its public universities: The board replaced the sociology requirement with a course called “Introductory Survey to 1877,” which members said will provide a “historically accurate account of America’s founding, t
  6. Bontle Moloi takes action: Joining the fight to end global period poverty

    By Moroba Moroeng Bontle Moloi is raising awareness of period poverty and has partnered with Procter & Gamble (P&G) to end the global crisis The dancer joined the movement to help educate young girls about menstrual hygiene and stop period shame Bontle revealed her passion for helpi
  7. British DaE spying on its critics

    The British government's Department against Education has been censoring and surveilling its critics, monitoring their social media activities and building dossiers on them. I guess they take their cue from Rishi Sunak. #Miseducation #AbuseOfPower
  8. New app helps US teens read banned books

    The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) has launched the Banned Book Program, granting free nationwide access to books restricted in schools or libraries. It makes available titles banned in your area, as determined by your zip code. Meanwhile, a family with queer children in
  9. Arkansas won't be left behind

    Arkansas moves to delete blacks from American history. A random spokesperson for Gov Sarah Huckabee Sanders said, "It's all fake news. There were no blacks in America before the Civil War. And racism is dead and gone in America. We're living proof of that. We want to give Arkansan