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2012 REPUBLICAN PARTY OF TEXAS PLATFORM

"We oppose the teaching of higher order thinking skills, critical thinking skills and similar programs…[which] have the purpose of challenging the student’s fixed beliefs and undermining parental authority."

If you can stomach it, here’s the entire PDF. The quote above can be found on page 20.

(Source: reddit.com)


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    teaching of higher order thinking skills, critical thinking skills and similar programs…[which] have the purpose of...
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    If you are not teaching critical thinking you are doing education wrong, jfc.
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    In addition to the general plank on homosexuality, there’s an anti-gay marriage bit where they also insinuate that trans...
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    Dear Mexico, We’re very, very, very sorry. Please, take back Texas. With the thanks, the Blue States.
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    This makes me want to throw up…
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    This is some stank-ass bullshit going on right now.
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    …no words for this. Just. Christ sakes lmao. We made a Texan friend during the trip.. Lmao.
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    Yeah, I’ve read the Platform before. It’s awful, and I struggle to find any reasoning on their part for making such...
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    So republicans are finally admitting that they don’t want people to think critically. I believe we can all pencil in...
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