‘Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action’ takes maintain of schooling
Schools throughout America are indoctrinating college students with “progressive activism” by utilizing the Black Lives Matter curriculum, a mother or father group has warned.
The “Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action,” which started on Jan. 31, has seen faculties instructing classes that correspond to core BLM values.
Such values embody:
- Diversity and Globalism
- Queer Affirming
- Collective Value
The classes are primarily based on 13 “Black Lives Matter Guiding Principles,” which embody the decision for “Black Villages,” which is “the disruption of Western nuclear family dynamics and a return to the ‘collective village’ that takes care of each other,” and a dedication to “dismantle cisgender privilege and uplift black trans folk.”
A instructing information on how to use “age-appropriate language,” reads:
“Everybody has the fitting to select their very own gender by listening to their very own coronary heart and thoughts.
“Everyone will get to select if they’re a woman or a boy or each or neither or one thing else, and nobody else will get to select for them.”
According to Parents Defending Education (PDE), there are actually at the very least a dozen faculty districts are collaborating within the Week of Action.
As The Epoch Times reported:
One of the districts embracing the BLM agenda is Denver Public Schools. PDE famous that Denver’s Centennial Elementary School, which “shared their excitement” about this yr’s Week of Action, not way back stirred up controversy due to a “families of color playground night” occasion that many noticed as racial segregation.
In Boston, academics despatched out a publication celebrating the Week of Action.
The publication features a hyperlink to the aforementioned instructing information “to help educators facilitate critical conversations connecting the media they’ve engaged with to the movement.”
“The ‘Black Lives Matter at School’ material often carries the official branding of the Black Lives Matter organization, which has been riddled with controversy over alleged misappropriation of funds and the purchase of multimillion-dollar homes by its founder,” PDE mentioned within the launch.
According to the web site for BLM at School, the motion started in 2016 in Seattle, when educators, together with a whole bunch of households and college students, got here to faculty sporting BLM shirts.
The BLM at School curriculum has since been endorsed by quite a few organizations and people, together with the American Civil Liberties Union, National Education Association, and Boston University professor Ibram X. Kendi, whose works on “anti-racism” are broadly hailed by proponents of Critical Race Theory (CRT).
An outgrowth of Marxism, CRT interprets society by means of a Marxist dichotomy between “oppressor” and “oppressed,” however replaces the category classes with racial teams.
Proponents of CRT see deeply embedded racism in all elements of American society, and demand “anti-racist” policies such as race-based redistribution of wealth and power along the perceived lines of “racial inequity.”