Posted: May 04, 2022 12:01 AM
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As parents across the nation reject woke indoctrination of their children, the Biden administration is doubling down – with the help of clueless Republican politicians.
In January 2021, President Biden issued an Executive Order directing all federal agency heads to ensure “racial equity and support for underserved communities” throughout federal programs and grants. The Department of Education (USED) has now responded to the call with a new “equity plan” for education programs. To understand why these high-sounding declarations are actually a threat to American values, we must understand leftist double-speak.
First, “equity” isn’t the same thing as “equality.” Equality dictates that individuals be treated fairly, which means that similarly situated individuals should be treated the same regardless of their race, sex, etc. Equity is different. Equity requires equal outcomes for all identity groups, regardless of effort or ability or any other factor.
If, for example, black students as a group lag behind white or Asian students in math scores for whatever reason, the school must