TKC is really uncomfortable using students as political pawns.
We didn't even mention Greta Thunberg on this blog until she turned 18.
Picking on youngsters and using students as props should be out of bounds for EVERYBODY.
Sadly, our progressive pals at public radio don't seem to feel that way.
An example from the morning news cycle . . .
This politically charged story has a singular viewpoint that might not tell the whole story:
Again, TKC doesn't debate youngsters and we think their viewpoints should be regarded with compassion first.
The topic of racism in schools is really just another excuse for clueless parents to garner the spotlight.
Moreover . . .
Regarding this conversation. Let's not forget a blow-up last year that was completely misreported. Here was our takeaway on the hot mess . . .
Black & Latino youngsters started a misguided and silly online hoax and local news along with many activists mistakenly contended that "systemic racism" was to blame.
Nevertheless . . .
Creating more "inclusive" and welcoming environments for students is a worthwhile goal . . . Especially after COVID taught us that laptop learning was a bad joke.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com news link . . .
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