The American Educational Research Association is the largest organization of education-school professors and researchers in the United States. As such, it exerts a great influence over what is taught to students in America’s K-12 classrooms. Its Vice President for Curriculum Studies is none other than the former Weather Underground terrorist, William Ayers.
The “non-partisan” research and advocacy organization Demos advocates massive wealth redistribution by means of forcing “the rich” to “pay their fair share” in taxes. On a global scale, Demos likewise calls for a system of wealth redistribution modeled on the United Nations’ Millennium Project — whereby “all peoples and nations share in the prosperity generated by markets, growth, and trade.” […]
The George Soros-funded Drum Major Institute for Public Policy (DMI) believes that the federal government should “increase its deficit [spending] in times of economic distress in order to create jobs … and stimulate economic growth.” Thus, in 2009 the Institute embraced the $787 billion stimulus bill signed into law by Barack Obama, lauding the President as nothing […]
The newly launched “American Dream Movement” is the brainchild of none other than the revolutionary communist Van Jones. Predictably, the Movement’s rhetoric reads like an excerpt straight out of the Marxist class-warfare playbook: references to taxpayer “investments” that will bankroll “our shared future”; condemnations of “tax breaks for the rich”; and lamentations about funding cuts to “vital […]
Active on four University of California campuses, the Olive Tree Initiative (OTI) says it aims to “promote dialogue and discussion regarding the Israeli-Arab conflict.” The reality is more complex, however, as evidenced by the fact that OTI members met secretly with a prominent Hamas leader shortly after he had been released from an Israeli prison.