In a party-line vote last week, 10 Republicans on the State Board of Education tentatively approved new standards for the social studies curriculum in Texas public schools.
In their great wisdom, the members of the GOP majority chose to include conservative political activist Phyllis Schlafly among a list of nearly 300 historically significant personages. They excluded Thomas Jefferson as an influential force in American history.
This is important enough that I'm putting it in it's own thread! Absolutely terrible!
Ron Paul's Convention Speech
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