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The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie—deliberate, contrived, and dishonest, but the myth—persistent, persuasive, and unrealistic. Belief in myths allows the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.”

JOHN F. KENNEDY

 
People often ask me, “Dave, how do we turn this around and defeat the globalists”? I frequently tell them that there is no turning this around. I have an attorney who is continually writing to me and stating that we need to teach the people the Constitution. “Mr. lawyer, our people cannot even read the Constitution, much less understand it”.

The parents and grandparents have lost this country to a group of vicious and sociopathic bankers because for 3 generations, Americans have failed to turn off their TV sets and allowed the state to educate their children.This article is about why parents need to home school their children in order to keep them out of the clutches of the government. Yes, there are good teachers and great schools still left. However, there are not enough of them. We need to rescue our children from the propaganda of the state, before they are totally taught to love their servitude and educate them in an environment which will honor true knowledge, not blind obedience.

If the Biblical saying (Hosea 4:6) “My people perish from lack of knowledge.”  is indeed true, Americans should be placed at the top of the endangered species list. We need to educate our children at home before we lose this generation as well.

Dumb and Dumber

Just how dumb are we? Consider a new report from the Intercollegiate Studies Institute about civic literacy concludes that the average American is too dumb to vote intelligently.

Over 70% of the test takes, including college students and elected officials flunked the 33 multiple choice question test which covered basic civics.

How bad were the results? Consider the fact that 27% of the elected officials surveyed could not name even one right contained in the first amendment. How will we know when the country is placed under martial law? The answer: We won’t!  But neither will the majority of our leaders.

Rick Shenkman, author of the book Just How Dumb Are We, found that 87% of American college students could not find Iraq on a map. In fact, Shenkman also found that:

 

– Only 1 in 5 know that we have 100 United States senators.

-Only 2 out of 5 citizens can name the three branches of the federal government.

-Only 20% of young Americans between the ages 18-34 read a newspaper daily. An amazingly low 11% report surfing Internet news sites. 

Among 18- to 24-year-old Americans given maps:

-83 percent cannot find Afghanistan

-76 percent cannot find Saudi Arabia -70 percent cannot find New Jersey

-11 percent cannot find the United States

 

Only 17% of college graduates understood the contrast between a free market economy and centralized planning. Perhaps this explains why America was not rioting in the streets following the passage of the bail out. I am left wondering what percentage of Americans actually believe that the Federal Reserve is both Federal and has reserves. Soon, nearly 100% of Americans will not be able to find their wallets.

 Class Size

Public or private schools, with class sizes of 30-40 kids,  doesn’t inspire creative or critical thinking. If large classeshave to be on the same page, literally, those who learn faster are held back by those who are slower. Rote memorization does not lead to true understanding.

Mass Indoctrination

The public educational system has always been used as a tool for indoctrinating kids into whatever the currently accepted belief systems and standards of behavior are considered acceptable by the elite. As I have written about, elementary students in San Bernadino, CA., made their students bow on one knee when they heard the teachers whistle. All across this country, all support of the Second Amendment is eviscerated from most schools (e.g. suspending children for drawing a gun, pointing a finger gun, playing imaginary war games on the playground).

Mass Inoculations

Homeschooling your children can help them avoid the often dangerous and required vaccinations and enforced psychotropic “medications”. There are many concerns of how children cope with the drudgery of forced institutional education by resorting to illegal drugs or prescription drugs obtained illegally.

Mass Illiteracy

It takes the schools of today far too many years to teach reading and writing skills along with basic grammar, and math. Most of the problem is due to sheer class size. It should take only a few months to learn each of these basic items for most. Today, about 40% of  high school graduates are lacking in those basic literacy skills.

Mass Cloning

A generation of making dedicated teachers teach the exact same thing, using the exact same methods, has produced an educational cloning factory. This type of education produces a conditioned response in our children, instead of free and independent thinking. It is an excellent propaganda tool.

Mass Deception

Robert Kennedy Jr. once stated that, “Americans are over entertained and under informed.” You can help switch that around by exposing your children to texts and videos that are not allowed throughout all the grades of public education. How about teaching children how the Federal Reserve system is ripping them off and has been for a century in which the dollar has slipped in value to less than four cents. How about teaching our children how to balance a checkbook. How about allowing children to pursue what they love, learn real history, engage in a critical analysis the present political leadership and most of all, let’s have them learn what the research says about real contentment and long lasting happiness? Our children need to be challenged in ways that are appealing to them. The establishment is interested in using school as an instrument of indoctrination and teaching that the state is sovereign, not the people.

Conclusion

The state wants to produce children who are smart enough to do their jobs, but not so smart that they question authority. The banker-run state has accomplished their goal in subverting the Constitution and turning us into passive sheep who are incapable of challenging authority. If we hope to mount any resistance against the tyranny which has taken over our country, we need to remove the tyrants incessant voice from the ears of our children. The biggest reason to home school your children is to reintroduce God to the lives of our young in a manner that integrates His perfect word into the daily lives of our children in a manner which is fully engrained into the lives of our children.

Home school children consistently outperform public school, home school your children!

Common Core is exacerbating these issues.

 

 

If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.”

THOMAS JEFFERSON

 

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  1. Scooter November 28, 2014 at 9:16 am

    For those “awake”, let’s each endeavor to exhort everyone within our sphere of influence to make knowledge and truth “fashionable” / popular once again. Dare to achieve again as a people. Truth is far more exciting as a positive motivator and enhances individual liberty which means freedom to act to do the right thing.

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  3. Useless Eater November 28, 2014 at 9:43 am

    If we teach our children contract law, they will figure out the solution themselves, simply because it is that obvious to anybody with any common sense whatsoever.

    Then the children can teach their parents the truth. Lord knows I have tried, but it falls on deaf ears.

    Withdraw your consent. Correct your status. It’s a contract thing.

  4. Huck November 28, 2014 at 9:55 am

    LORD help us!
    LORD have mercy on us!

  5. pantsupdontloot November 28, 2014 at 10:07 am

    “Our people can’t even read the constitution, much less undestand it”. Oh, what I would give to put up an effective argument to your statement, but there isn’t one, is there? Here are some cases in point, and this was a long time before common core show up on the horizon. In our state one of the requirements, and this is a no kidder, is that a graduating senior must know how to correctly write a check. The requirement doesn’t expound one iota about being able to balance a checkbook, make out a household budget, or factor interest…but must know how to write a check. It also gives explicit requirements for using credit cards, but nothing concerning fees or service charges…just how to use the thing. You made the comment about knowledge…just look at the shopping malls across the country. What we see is a mirror reflection of what our nation has really become…mindless, braindead, emotional idiots hellbent on personal economic destruction regardless of how much money they have, or how much they spend that they actually don’t have. But they can put that off until January, never giving a thot to the reality of what they will owe come 2015. Nothing, but nothing matters as long as the emotions of the moment rule their flatlining brains and then on to the next euphoric emotional moment until it all ends in absolute destruction both of the flesh and the spirit. Knowledge: Not hardly. Thanks and God bless.

  6. AZpatriot November 28, 2014 at 10:33 am

    I’ve been telling people for a long time that when the marxists/communists/whatever took over our school system, the country was lost.

  7. laura m. November 28, 2014 at 10:48 am

    I along with my peers (retirees) who are tuned in, have tried to inform, pass out materials, invite to meetings for over thirty five years. Now with internet, power point meetings, DVD’s, speakers conferences and talk radio, patriot activities are still a total failure. Those who claim to be patriots are liars who send their kids to gov schools and go to gov 501c3 churches! They refuse to leave these schools and churches for some stupid reason. I have cut way back, knowing all we do is in vain as time marches on. People get dumber and dumber, to incl older ones who have to be constantly entertained with sports, TV shows and movies, etc. All we can do now is prep. and get house in order as civil war could break out anytime for a number of reasons to set it off. Get rid of useless stuff and stick to essentials, enjoy what time is left. If Muslim priests are praying in congress and protestant churches in this country allowed by stupid church leaders, then it’s over folks.

  8. Philip November 28, 2014 at 11:54 am

    If you’re going to use movie titles and themes as a premise for discussion, you might as well know something in particular about these collusively-produced films. Firstly, they ARE collusively-produced with Government, even the seemingly silly and animated films in many cases. At Australia’s 2020 Conference in 2010, actress Cate Blanchett states as much in Canberra, as Chairperson of the Creative Arts Forum component of the Conference. She further said that this incestuous arrangement between governments (plural) and their national film industries was “good for society”! I assure you that this is not, in fact, the case, with particular emphasis on the pre-911 films which indicated those terror attacks. Without penning tome here to comprehensively cover this subject, suffice it to say that the genre of Jim Carey-type films, including “Dumb and Dumber”, have overtones to which you have not been made privy. Even the FBI Director a few weeks ago advised the American people to regard their government’s behavior with deep skepticism. Wirth regards to their intricate – even sweeping – hand in the films produced out of Hollywood and elsewhere, I can only affirm that advice. How regrettable that a single posting here cannot illuminate your understanding of this massive crime wave against persons whose lives – as they relate to government crimes against them – and the American people and their culture more generally, cannot be stated here in full.

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  10. NW Native November 28, 2014 at 12:22 pm

    Government screwing, otherwise known as government schools, have been since the 60’s teaching to the lowest common denominator. Hence the title of the new dispensation “Common Core” or more accurately commonly stupid.

    Black kids. bless their cotton picking hearts, one average, learn best through rote memorization. White kids, bless their pea picking hearts, one average learn best through inductive and deductive reasoning. Rote learning bores Whites kids to tears and deductive learning leaves Black kids out on the gym floor.
    To have both in the same class room is an explosive situation.
    “The dumbing down of America”

    As Thomas Jefferson said “Nothing is more certainly written in the book of fate than that these people are to be free. Nor is it less certain that the two races, equally free, cannot live in the same government. Nature, habit, opinion has drawn indelible lines of distinction between them.” – Jefferson’s Autobiography
    This quote was left off the Jefferson memorial.

    “…I have sworn upon the altar of god eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.” – Jefferson to Dr. Benjamin Rush, September 23, 1800

    One wonders if the founders of this Republic had any idea how the banker controlled US government would use the “public screw system” as a “form of tranny over the” minds of our children. It’s way past time for more than a little “hostility” on the part of the common American Citizen.

  11. Arizona November 28, 2014 at 1:07 pm

    DAVE my friend,your still living in a world thats ending,IF you really want to do some thing for your own children?pull them out of school,then start teaching them about GOD and our dear LORD,and take them out everyday and show them how to operate ALL your weapons,that might save them from going into captivity,THEY will know how to fight,WITH WEAPONS,and hopefully the LORD will protect them,as they fight off the CHINESE,cause the LORD says their coming to take ALL the children,thats includes yours my friend…and very few colleges teach how to use weapons or knives,,,,in a WAR…we been invaded,the chinese are here, so are the russians….you might want to ask your self how will they face a RED DAWN,unable to fight……..IF you won’t list6en to me,LISTEN TO LISA…….Go to thecallofthebride.com/lisa-s-visions..hope this saves you………..

  12. A Texas Teacher November 28, 2014 at 1:52 pm

    I’m a high school English teacher in Texas. It is amazing how low kids are on basic reading, writing, grammar, and spelling. The problem is that the kids I have now were raised on the standardized test called the TAKS. From the time the kids were in first grade, teachers started preparing them to take the test in third grade. The test focused on a few elements, and that is exactly what the teachers taught. I know a former elementary school librarian who used to try to just read books for fun with kids. She was reprimanded by administration for not using short test-style passages. Kids are taught to HATE reading. Just like any skill, if you don’t practice, you don’t get better. Teachers didn’t specifically teach grammar or spelling (it wasn’t on the test), and they certainly didn’t teach cursive writing. Now kids get to me with an aversion to any kind of reading and a lack of just about every necessary skill. The worst part of the whole thing? A few years ago, the TAKS was changed to the STARR which focuses on different skills. We have over 40,000 seniors in Texas who never passed the freshman or sophomore tests that they need to graduate. June is coming fast, and Texas will have to make some decisions on what to do with kids who were never taught the basic skills needed for this year’s version of the test. So sad.

  13. Davy November 28, 2014 at 1:54 pm

    As one person has said “it is over for us” I hope and
    pray that isn’t so, but I tend to agree. There is still
    hope, however, if God’s people will first humble
    themselves and worship and serve Him as we should
    than He will heal our land, but I doubt that will happen.
    Thus down the road to destruction as all nations in the
    past. The Lord Himself said “will I find faith on the earth when I return”?

  14. Truthseeker November 28, 2014 at 6:24 pm

    NW Native –
    Are you trying to say that black students are the “lowest common denominator?” If so you are way off the mark. The more appropriate statement would be that each child undoubtedly has a different learning style. I homeschool my three children; and, yes all three learn differently.
    You ethnic bias is not appreciated.

  15. Truthy1 November 28, 2014 at 6:24 pm

    This may sound counter-intuitive But I don’t see America waking up to the truth and unconstitutional machinations of our government without the power grid going down. It is just too easy to put off for another day that which should be done today ! The Hypnotized, dumbed down citizens cannot pull themselves away from the propaganda generating conveniences that entertain and control us. It has been said that “sometimes the truth hurts” the reality is that the lack of the truth is killing us slowly. When the builders of the tower in ancient Babylon had their language scrambled they came up with an alternative means of communication. Symbolism. That it is still used today to bridge the differences in languages is all but lost to the average person anywhere in the world. Studying this facet of our dilemma will bring much hidden knowledge to the surface and reveal what has been the modus operandi of world leaders for millennia. We have been taught that we are the most advanced civilization of all time,what a bunch of liars fools (free slaves) we have become.Education is still the key to freedom,but most people do not realize that they have been locked out. Humble yourself and expand your weapons of knowledge. May Our Heavenly Father lead you to the truth so you may pass it on to others. http://watchervault.com/tag/david-flynn/page/2/

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  17. Future Teacher November 28, 2014 at 8:07 pm

    I’m currently attending college in order to become a teacher. I absolutely hate the common core. Iv’e also found that for my professor’s who like the common core I have the urge to get up and leave the classroom. Although, there is hope for tearing it apart, at least in my area. About a month ago a conference was held on my campus for teachers across the state about the common core. The sentiment there was that the common core is the bane of a teacher’s existence and should be destroyed. As long as real teacher’s are willing to fight, there’s still hope.

  18. Patriot Johnny November 28, 2014 at 11:57 pm

    Thank You Dave!

    Here’s what I said in the past: American people are stupid. And Ted Turner of CNN once said: United States Has Got The Dumbest People In The World. He’s right on.

    The idiot who sits in the office that makes all this money believes we live in a Democracy (which we live in a Republic) can’t happen here attitude. That it can’t happen to him or her watch stupid TV shows like Ellen, America’s Dumb Idol, Dancing With The Morons, Criminal Minds, Bones, Big Bang Theory, Two And Half Men, Judge Judy, Survivor, NFL, MLB, NBA, NASCAR, etc, etc. (author’s note, I like sports too but keep in on the back burner) This is why our country is sooo stupid. The Fat lady who eats toxic food and soda at Mickey Ds, Booger King, Toxic Bell but can not understand why she’s got health issues like diabetes, heart problems, overweight, etc.

    But this is America Dave, can not happen here? My government would not do that! C’mon. That happens in other places. My U.S. government protects me from those evil terrorists who hate my freedoms because former G.W. Bush told me that. Yeah, can’t happen here.

    I am going back to watch my football, eat my pizza and drink my cold beer because, this is America, can’t happen here! Oh I like that brand new car on the commercial, I gotta buy that!! Oh Yes!!!!!! Bah, Bah, Bah, Bah, Bah Bah!!!!!!

  19. NW Native November 29, 2014 at 10:16 am

    For those who wish get an education for themselves and their teenage children (who can read) I highly recommend the book-manual “It’s Not The Law” by Wayne Bartuto

    http://itsnotthelaw.com/index.html

    Also recommended is http://www.pacalliance.us/redamendment/
    This manual is about the “Red” amendment, the so-called 14th Amendment to the US Constitution (not lawfully ratified).

    As far as the “Truthseeker’s” concern about my “ethnic”
    Bias, I will say this. I have no bias towards any racial or ethnic group. I taught music at the beginning of the Job Corps in the middle 60’s fresh out of University. I also taught music in an inner city high school. I had very good relations with my students.
    I saw where “education” was headed even in the 60’s and got out of teaching. I have great respect for those teachers who stayed with it.
    Each ethnic brings different and unique talents and abilities to the table. Each is to be respected.
    When I refer to “the lowest common denominator” in the classroom means that to cater to one is to cater to all in this age of the mystical realm of everyone is equal. These means teaching to the lowest common denominator to all concerned.
    Reread what Thomas Jefferson wrote.

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