California’s Radical Brainwashing Curriculum Soon To Be Mandatory

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01-09-20 09:28:00,

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk,

Look out. Radical brainwashing will soon start. California will lead the way.

Radical Indoctrination

A new California bill would establish a K-12 curriculum mandating classes in the ‘four I’s of oppression,’ ideological, institutional, interpersonal and internalized.

The bill has sailed through the Senate and Governor Gavin Newsom is expected to sign it according to a WSJ Editorial.

Last year California’s Assembly passed its ethnic-studies bill known as AB 331 by a 63-8 vote. Then the state department of education put forward a model curriculum so extreme and ethnocentric that the state Senate’s Democratic supermajority balked. The curriculum said among other things that “within Ethnic Studies, scholars are often very critical of the system of capitalism as research has shown that Native people and people of color are disproportionately exploited within the system.”

The bill was put on ice, but protests and riots in recent months gave Sacramento’s mavens of racial division more leverage. The model curriculum now on the education department’s website says the course should “build new possibilities for post-imperial life that promotes collective narratives of transformative resistance.” 

Among the approved topics: “Racism, LGBTQ rights, immigration rights, access to quality health care, income inequality,” and so on.

What about the fifth “I” of indoctrination? One course outline tips its hat at this. “Students will write a paper detailing certain events in American history,” it says, “that have led to Jewish and Irish Americans gaining racial privilege.” 

This is ugly stuff, a force-feeding to teenagers of the anti-liberal theories that have been percolating in campus critical studies departments for decades. Enforced identity politics and “intersectionality” are on their way to replacing civic nationalism as America’s creed. 

The 1619 Project

The California Bill is related to thinking of the New York Times’ 1619 Project.

The goal of The 1619 Project is to reframe American history by considering what it would mean to regard 1619 as our nation’s birth year. Doing so requires us to place the consequences of slavery and the contributions of black Americans at the very center of the story we tell ourselves about who we are as a country.

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It’s hardly a secret that trafficking of cultural goods and art pieces ranks third on the profitability list after drugs and weapons trafficking. For example, a recent WTO report states that in 2016 alone authorities of various seized well over 8300 such items, of which 6 600 were antiques. The contraband flow is mainly heading to the United States, with main trafficking routes running through Turkey and Lebanon. Across the US there’s a number of towns that serve as a hub for the transportation of stolen relics, among which one can find Jacksonville (Florida) and Washington, DC, where antiques are being sorted and then redirected to unknown destinations within the state.

Colored revolutions and military conflicts that have been plaguing the Middle East over last decades have spawned a massive market of stolen art monuments, which has only grown bigger since the war in Iraq. Generally, marauders are trying to smuggle both whole objects, as well as those pieces of them that they deem most valuable, if they fail to get the whole artifact past the border. Those are to be found everywhere, committing theft in museums, private homes and archaeological sites. Such crimes is a daily occurrence across the war-torn region and the number of those willing to get rich overnight keeps growing.

That’s how art pieces are being trafficked from poor countries to those that are deemed developed, like EU states and the US, with the better part of these committed in the period when the West unleashed a string of armed intervention against sovereign Middle Eastern, which casted a huge blow to local law enforcement agencies that were no longer capable of safeguarding the cultural heritage of their states.

If you take a closer look into matter and pay attention to the data released by Interpol and various auction houses, it becomes obvious that the absolute majority of Oriental antiques are being smuggled by American servicemen, both former and acting that have been over the course of the last two decades deployed all across the Arab East. American military personnel has huge bags to pack everything that, in their opinion, is of high value and will be in demand back at home. While acting as liberators when they are taking various cities,

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