Remembering the 1974 Kanawha County Textbook Controversy
May 12, 2006 7:21 AM Subscribe
Culture Wars: School buses are riddled with sniper bullets, gas lines are cut, windshields broken, and bomb threats disrupt schools daily. Teachers and custodians must remove nails and broken glass from their school parking lots each morning, and several school buildings have been damaged by early morning firebombs and dynamite. One minister has prayed publicly for the deaths of three board members. 'It was simply overwhelming.'
Those who cannot remember the past
are condemned to repeat it. (via)
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