You may have heard about this disturbing incident…
From KTLA, Melissa Pamer reporting, we learn [tip of the fedora to Ed Driscoll]:
The Rialto school district planned to revise an eighth-grade assignment that raised red flags by asking students to consider arguments about whether the Holocaust — the systematic killing by the Nazis of some 6 million Jews and millions of others — was not an “actual event” but instead a “propaganda tool that was used for political and monetary gain.”
In a statement released Monday, a spokeswoman for the Rialto Unified School District said an academic team was meeting to revise the assignment.
Hearing about this story, I had to ask: What friggin’ kind of American school superintendent would authorize such a disgusting assignment to be part of his curriculum?
Anyway…more from the report:
Interim Superintendent Mohammad Z. Islam was set to talk with administrators to “assure…