Skip to comments.Happy Illegal Holiday! [Today is Constitution Day]
Posted on 09/17/2011 1:18:39 PM PDT by Daffynition
TODAY is Constitution Day, the anniversary of the signing of the Constitution in 1787. Since 2005, by Congressional mandate, all educational institutions receiving federal funds from preschools to universities, whether public or private are required to provide relevant educational programming to observe the occasion. Boston College, where I teach, generally hosts a symposium; the local middle school offers skits about the First Amendment. The Constitution Day mandate was a brainchild of the late Senator Robert C. Byrd, who believed it was necessary to address the nations lack of appreciation for our founding document.
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God help this country...
>>God help this country... <<
One small start to redeem her, would be to abolish the Dept of Education.
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