http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bx4pN-aiofw (If the Youtube Video is not working watch here: http://freedomthirst.com/2020-special-on-education-video/ ) Hat Tip to Thomas Silence and MISH’S Global Economic Trend Analysis for calling this video to my attention. Here is an article at ABC.go.com that goes along with the video – http://abcnews.go.com/2020/Stossel/story?id=1500338. The video is a 20/20 special.
Apparently when the Texas board of education evaluates school text books the entire nation is affected. Texas and California are the biggest purchasers of text books and California is in economic crisis. That leaves Texas. Text book publishers cater to their biggest customers thus having a significant impact on what all American school children learn….