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The right wing steps up its attack on the teaching of U.S. history
The right wing steps up its attack on the teaching of U.S. history

It appears that the right's effort to suck the teaching of advanced U.S. history into the culture wars won't be going away soon. Last week, we reported on the conservatives' attack on the instructional "framework" for advanced placement U.S. history courses published by the College Board. A new salvo appeared Monday in National Review Online. It was written by Stanley Kurtz, a contributing editor at that publication and a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, a conservative think tank. "This Framework will effectively force American high schools to teach U.S. history from a leftist perspective," Kurtz writes. But as we showed...

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