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Discipline Quotas: The Obama
Administration’s Evil Lives On

Power Line, by John Hinderaker

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Posted By:Hazymac, 3/18/2018 11:58:18 PM

In 2014, the Obama administration promulgated a “guidance” to America’s public schools that threatened federal investigations and litigation against schools where black students are disciplined (e.g., by suspension) more often, on a pro rata basis, than white students, on the ground that such numerical discrepancy is evidence of discrimination. Many schools responded by adopting discipline quotas, which meant in practice that after a certain number of students of a particular race had been suspended, teachers and administrators were helpless to enforce any kind of discipline in classrooms. The Obama administration is gone, thankfully, but its “guidance” has not been revoked. Meanwhile,


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Ribald1, 3/19/2018 12:05:58 AM     (No. 11576138)

If you talk to a cop that is honest with you he/she will tell you that they are under pressure to find reasons to pull over and cite white people, and give others a pass just so their ´numbers´ won´t support charges of racism.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 3/19/2018 12:16:44 AM     (No. 11576144)

#1, It´s not news to anyone who gets a ticket for something they didn´t do, or gets rudely questioned when they are the victim of a crime--"Why are you shopping here? You don´t live around here."

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Amereagle-redux, 3/19/2018 12:24:29 AM     (No. 11576147)

THIS is why that Cruz monster was able to slip thru the cracks and MURDER IN COLD BLOOD 17 children and adults in Florida, of many races, ethnicities, and genders. Not AR-15s. THIS.

Obama’s presidency is the cancerous evil clown gift that keeps on giving, and giving, and giving ... most divisive administration in American history.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: droopydog, 3/19/2018 12:35:06 AM     (No. 11576152)

We were pretty close to the edge there. I don´t think we would have survived 8 years of Hillary and Trump may have only delayed the inevitable.

Many poor souls did not survive the wreckage which was the obama presidency.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Words have Meaning, 3/19/2018 1:02:30 AM     (No. 11576158)

Obama, "The Mulatto Racist"...is the gift that keeps on giving.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Newtsche, 3/19/2018 1:48:49 AM     (No. 11576173)

I do believe we were informed that fundamental change would necessarily be painful...for some, so there´s that. Greater good, no "I" in team, get with the program.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: pchristopher, 3/19/2018 2:10:48 AM     (No. 11576177)

I´ve said it before...If the ´Amish´ would stop committing offences more often, they wouldn´t get disciplined more often. As usual, this quota system is purely meant to undermine American society and the rule of law...of course, what else would you expect from the termites that wrote it.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: steveW, 3/19/2018 2:15:40 AM     (No. 11576179)

There is intentional evil. And then there is evil enabled by sheer stupidity. We all know which kind the Obama Administration inflicted upon the nation - both.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: planetgeo, 3/19/2018 6:02:42 AM     (No. 11576218)

It´s time to openly challenge and discard the entire fraudulent concept of the purposely misnamed "social justice" movement. Frankly it is a cowardly attempt to avoid seeking changes in behavior (cultural persistence in violence and hostility) by instead masking its very existence with forced changes in statistics gathering. The premise was if you don´t let them record it, it doesn´t exist.

But it does. And people are getting killed because of the enforced fraud.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: M2, 3/19/2018 6:55:33 AM     (No. 11576237)

When will American parents learn that if they want their children educated they should not send them to public schools?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Lazyman, 3/19/2018 7:22:32 AM     (No. 11576259)

If you give a test based on a book that was assigned to read and the test results come out different in proportion to the races that took the test, that is called "Disparate Impact."
If your looking to see what this country avoided by Trump winning Google the concept and be prepared to gag. http://www.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/07-1428.ZS.html

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Krause, 3/19/2018 7:56:33 AM     (No. 11576285)

Instead of trying to reverse the decaying black family and neighborhood, Obama and Holder, believing that situation was hopeless, decided to just fix the numbers, imo.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: TennDon, 3/19/2018 8:07:31 AM     (No. 11576296)

#6—Where is the /sarc tag. Or do you mean what you wrote?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Rushie, 3/19/2018 8:15:13 AM     (No. 11576299)

I just had "snarky" go round with our county school superintendent. Asked bout the Promimse Program and if our schools embraced it. He told me they had many programs with "promise" in them so I would have to specify and he would investigate! I did the research and found the new policy is based on that outlined in the Dear Colleague letter to all k-12 schools in the US. Duncan DoED, Holder DOJ and Obama admin authorized. It is called Restorative Justice. DeVos has to stop this!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: lakerman1, 3/19/2018 8:37:23 AM     (No. 11576320)

The article is incorrect.
I have directed you people to Barack´s executive order, titled On The Education Of African American Students, several times, and the executive order, with the force of law, created quotas by race.
That executive order was issued on July 26, 2012. not 2014.
Unless that executive order is reversed , it could cause the deaths of more students, and disrupt the education of millions of students.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: strike3, 3/19/2018 8:59:51 AM     (No. 11576349)

#9 has it. The situation is totally the fault of white people and their huge abundance of useable guilt. If blacks could not count on white guilt to forgive all of their failures, disruptions, bad behavior and demanding attitudes, they would behave themselves and begin to evolve in society. As it is now, it´s too easy to just let whitey voluntarily take the blame and go on with business as usual.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: winnie1, 3/19/2018 9:13:38 AM     (No. 11576356)

Mayor de Blasio aka Big Bird of NYC is letting the patients run the asylum. By doing this more students are coming to school with guns and knives.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: web, 3/19/2018 9:18:35 AM     (No. 11576360)

The trouble with leftists as Lovers of Science, while all those who oppose them are "deniers," is that they cannot take even the most elementary set of data, such as blacks commit more crime and come to the right conclusions. It doesn´t look good, the optics are bad, so the data must be wrong. It must be the fault of white racism, discrimination. Thus the problem only gets worse.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: zbogwan2, 3/19/2018 10:52:25 AM     (No. 11576450)

Public Schools are a mess, discipline wise, on a racial basis. Non white students who violate the rules skate and the poor white students pay the price, harboring chaos as a result of this policy.

A relative of mine works in one of the larger school system in Michigan and attests to this happening?

Wonder what the heck Obama and his gang wanted to establish by implementing such a flawed policy?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Newtsche, 3/19/2018 12:33:26 PM     (No. 11576599)

I mostly don´t believe in /s tags, #13.
Is there any rational way to defend discipline quotas and federal imposed penalties?. No.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Penney, 3/19/2018 1:34:27 PM     (No. 11576687)

The dem party is overflowing with demonstrable failed policies. -the more destructive results of their implemented policies, the better they seem to like it. Like all the rest of their wacky ideas, their education policies have ruined the entire system.

dem pols have no shame

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Reply 22 - Posted by: rocco49, 3/19/2018 3:45:01 PM     (No. 11576839)

12% of the population produces 73% illegitimate children....a major burden on we taxpayers.

And this national discussion begins....WHEN?

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Reply 23 - Posted by: strike3, 3/19/2018 4:17:42 PM     (No. 11576885)

Obama had no intention of making things fair and balanced. He simply wanted HIS people to gain the upper hand because somebody owned slaves 150 years ago. So they got free passes and we saw mall riots, mass beatings, shoplifting sprees, Trayvon Martin, Michael Moore and Let´s-burn-this-b**ch-down nights. Don´t see that any more, do we?

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