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LISTEN: Rep. Jackson Lee Walks Back Reparations Bill

The Congresswoman says she just wants to “study” the idea of reparations.

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A U.S. Congresswoman from Texas is already walking back her reparations legislation after it drew the ire of the American public.

“The bill does not even go to that point [of addressing how reparations would be paid] because we want the study to go forward,” said Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee. “We want an assessment. I would be speculating as to how any of this will be addressed, but one could see institutional responses to institutions like historically black colleges, many of them formulated in the 1800’s. But again, I think the most important point is the establishment of the commission and not answering the question before the study and the facts have been completed.”

Presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), said that he will introduce a bill to study reparations in the Senate. Both are now attempting to make it clear that they want to “study” reparations, not necessarily force Americans to pay them.

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“Well I’d like to be very thoughtful on this legislation, and I think the presidential candidates have likewise been thoughtful – they’ve read the bill,” Jackson Lee said. “The understand that it is the establishing of a commission for the first time in the history of the United States dealing with one of America’s greatest sins, and that was slavery. I think there’s no American that doesn’t understand that that was wrong then and wrong today.”

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Washington Democrats Seek To Push LGBT Sex Ed For Kindergarteners

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Democrats in the state of Washington are now seeking to institute a statewide LGBT-focused sex ed program that would be taught to students ranging from kindergarten to high school.

House Bill 2184 would institute “comprehensive sexual health education” in Washington’s public schools by the year 2022.

A parental watchdog group in the state is raising the alarm, calling out the progressive legislation for its marketing of adult sexuality to children.

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Another post from the Informed Parents of Washington revealed some of the sexually explicit content the sex ed program has lined up for sixth graders.

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A program of sex ed that is taught to kindergarteners may be unprecedented in national American public education, especially considering it’s slated to include morally controversial topics such as homosexuality.

A survey by the Washington Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction revealed that Washington parents are overwhelmingly opposed to the notion of teaching sex ed to kids as young as kindergarteners. More than 10,000 responses have been recorded, and over 58% of Washingtonians are opposed to the notion of youth sex ed.

But the state’s Democratic government is fine with simply ignoring the will of parents with children in public schools, plowing ahead with the sex ed program regardless of public sentiment.

A Republican legislator, Michelle Cardier, described the program’s content as “completely inappropriate” in a radio interview. “I think that if it is inappropriate for me to say [at the state house], I don’t think that’s something that I would want to teach a kindergartner.”

97 people have signed up to testify at the Washington House of Representatives in regards to the controversial sex ed, proposal, but only 16 are being allowed to because of time restraints.

 

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