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Exclusive - Indoctrination 101: Teaching Chicago Students to Protest ^ | 24 April, 2012 | Kyle Olson

Posted on 04/30/2012 5:52:20 AM PDT by marktwain

Jones College Prep, a Chicago Public Schools “selective enrollment” school, held “Social Justice Week” in March, a collection of events geared towards turning students into activists. See the schedule of events here.

According to a flyer on the school’s website:

Social Justice Week was created to promote community advancement through dialogue and community service based activism. Moreover, we hope to unify the voice of various JCP and community organizations in which to facilitate collaboration for the betterment of the community at large and promote a unified human rights advancement initiative.

The school is, according to U.S. News & World Report, a Top 100 high school in the country. It’s one of the best of the best--the cream of the crop.

Demographically, Jones College Prep is fairly balanced. Statistics from 2007-2008 show black enrollment is 23.4%, white enrollment is 29.5% and Hispanic enrollment is 33.7%.

Yet the school administrators, through Social Justice Week, gave a platform to community organizers who in turn provided students biased information and encouraged them to take specific steps to protest, reports exclusively.

When we heard about the week, we contacted school officials requesting to observe and record the events. All parties consented.

You can watch the exclusive video below.

On Wednesday of Social Justice Week, Black Star Project, a Chicago-based community organizing group, was brought into the school after school hours to teach students about “non-violent” protesting. Led by Phillip Jackson, former “Chief of Education” under former Mayor Richard Daley, the optional discussion was focused on students fighting back against gun crime.

Black Star Project, according to its website, is funded by Open Society Foundations (i.e. George Soros), Best Buy, ING and Toyota Motor Sales, among others.

But Jackson apparently had no interest in allowing students to come to their own conclusions on gun

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Crime/Corruption; News/Current Events; US: Illinois
KEYWORDS: banglist; chicago; constitution; il; indoctrination; studentprotest
The leftists took over the schools a long time ago. There twisted version of reality needs scapegoats to make it plausible.
1 posted on 04/30/2012 5:52:22 AM PDT by marktwain
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To: marktwain

There should be Their.

2 posted on 04/30/2012 5:52:58 AM PDT by marktwain
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To: marktwain
I came of age during the 60's, never smoked pot, never attended a protest, and was never a "hippie".

I credit that to good parental upbringing, Christian values, and being too busy working for a living.

Leftist schools play to the lowest common denominator, with "indocrinate" crowding "educate" off the cirriculum.

3 posted on 04/30/2012 6:07:47 AM PDT by FrankR
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To: FrankR

Some districts want to increase the amount of time kids spend at school (longer days, shorter summer vacation, etc). I guess it’s so they spend more time on indoctrination.

4 posted on 04/30/2012 6:37:22 AM PDT by virgil
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