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Goedde said he doesn’t plan to press forward with the bill, but it was formally introduced in his committee Tuesday on a voice vote. He said he was sending a message to the State Board of Education, because he’s unhappy with its recent move to repeal a rule requiring two online courses to graduate from high school, and with its decision to back off on another planned rule regarding principal evaluations.
Originally posted by neo96
Climate change is real has been doing it's things for millions,billions of years
Climate change is real has been doing it's things for millions,billions of years, then comes an arrogant lot trying to blame man so they can pass laws, and create a totalitarian state under the false pretense of saving the people. Reminds me of Atlas Shrugged.
It is also arrogant to think that mankind who has been putting millions of tonnes of pollution which was growing geometrically every year for the last couple of centuries has had no effect on the climate.
BTW .... the only concern I'd have with Atlas Shrugged or The Fountain Head being required reading is the violent and degrading sexual nature of some of the scenes in the books. Ayn Rands story lines were fine and well written. Her characters are intense and the message was clear. That's all fine. The problem is with the violence and rape and the woman wanting to be raped and being happy that they are raped. THAT is where I'd have a problem with it. I have a feeling Ayn maybe liked to 'get her freak on' and that kinda came out in some of the sex scenes ....
Originally posted by kimar
I read Atlas Shrugged in my last year of High School on my own accord. While I enjoyed the story, its utterly unrealistic, inhuman characters pushed me to the left. It wouldn't be a lie to say that Ayn Rand helped turn me into a socialist. For that, I am forever grateful.
originally posted by: Annee
Anyone required to read Atlas Shrugged, should also be required to read Ayn Rand's biography.
She was an extremely self centered, dispicable person.
As another man without a high school diploma, I discovered many years ago that the "educated" class is generally not educated at all, it is mis-educated. The whole purpose of American (perhaps all "western") "higher education" is obviously to bring minds into lock step with "The Agenda." As a general rule, the less official American education a person has been exposed to, the greater his/her ration of common sense.
"Education" is Spiritual Suicide