East Lansing, MI – November 30, 2007. Bill Ayers, a close friend of Bert Garskof, speaks at the MSU SDS Reunion. Garskof was a mentor to Ayers and many other SDSers… (Part 1)
As Michelle points out by referring to Sol Stern’s piece in City Journal is “NOT the damage done by the Weather Underground 40 years ago, but the far greater harm inflicted on the nationâ€™s schoolchildren by the political and educational movement in which Ayers plays a leading role today.”
What he can be blamed for is not acknowledging that his neighbor has a political agenda that, if successful, would make it impossible to lift academic achievement for disadvantaged children. As I have shown elsewhere in City Journal, Ayersâ€™s politics have hardly changed since his Weatherman days. He still boasts about working full-time to bring down American capitalism and imperialism. This time, however, he does it from his tenured perch as Distinguished Professor of Education at the University of Illinois, Chicago. Instead of planting bombs in public buildings, Ayers now works to indoctrinate Americaâ€™s future teachers in the revolutionary cause, urging them to pass on the lessons to their public school students.
Read the entire piece.
Here is more video of Billy (William) Ayers:
Scary anti-Americanism piped into our public schools.
Wonder why the private, religious and home school movements are alive and well?
Now, the question and the REAL dilemma/problem for Barack Obama is: Does he subscribe to these EXTREME and RADICAL anti-American views in public school
educational indoctrination policy?
What say you, Barry?