Duncan Plays His Last Card: Politicizing

I’m only surprised that Duncan didn’t also howl “RAAAAACIST”. Tyrants never seem to grasp why people might take exception to being steamrolled.

Lady Liberty 1885

Over the course of the last few months, proponents of Common Core have accused the opposition of ‘playing politics’, turning Common Core into a ‘political football’ , ‘being against this White House’ and being ‘against this President’.

All of this falls under the umbrella of politicizing the debate. This politicizing the debate on education is nothing more than a tactic employed to silence opposition. It’s the last card played in this debate and others. It means the other side is desperate; they can’t defend the standards. It means proponents are losing the messaging war. It’s shutuppery.

It means we’re winning.

White Suburban Politican Arne Duncan just flopped down the politicizing card.

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan sternly admonished Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin for signing a bill to repeal the controversial Common Core education standards in her state.

Both Indiana and South Carolina have also opted out of the state…

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One response to “Duncan Plays His Last Card: Politicizing

  1. ladyliberty1885 June 11, 2014 at 10:22 am

    Thanks for the re-blog Zilla! You’re the best!

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