Oklahoma Republicans demand the abolition of public schools – WSWS

As teachers’ strikes continue to develop across the United States demanding full funding for public schools, an Oklahoma Republican Party official has issued a public call for the abolition of public education on behalf of the state’s fourth largest county. The statement, brought to national attention on November 29 in the Washington Post, is breathtaking … Read more

The New Abolitionism: Why Education Emancipation is the Moral Imperative of Our Time – The Objective Standard

I begin with my conclusion: The “public” school system is the most immoral and corrupt institution in the United States of America today, and it should be abolished. It should be abolished for the same reason that chattel slavery was ended in the 19th century: Although different in purpose and in magnitude of harm to … Read more

Tea Party Frontrunner: Abolish Public Schools – Mother Jones – Mother Jones

Flickr/<a href=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/pirateheart/2416967979/”>England</a> (<a href=”http://www.creativecommons.org”>Creative Commons</a>). Fight disinformation: Sign up for the free Mother Jones Daily newsletter and follow the news that matters. It’s fairly common for conservative political candidates to support eliminating the federal Department of Education. But in California, tea party darling and congressional candidate David Harmer has gone further. He’s advocated eliminating public … Read more