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California Community Schools Are Socialist
Kindergarteners wear masks while listening to their teacher at Washington Elementary School in Lynwood, Calif., on Jan. 12, 2022. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Photo) Commentary
Under socialism, government is involved in everything: work, school, entertainment, even the home. That’s what California increasingly is becoming. Case in point: the “community schools” movement, which practically takes over all students’ lives, including that of their families.
One such school actually is called the Social Justice Humanitas Academy, and is part of the Los Angeles Unified School District. “Social justice” is better termed “socialist justice.”
Under its website’s Our Vision and Mission tab, the school explains, “Our mission is to achieve social justice through the development of the complete individual. In doing so, we increase our students’ social capital and their humanity while creating a school worthy of our own children.”
That sounds an awfully lot like “The Socialist Program for Education” on the site of the Socialist Alternative , “Students would spend far more time outside the classroom than they do today and school buildings would become centers for the ongoing education and cultural development of the whole community.”
It quoted the atheist communist Karl Marx, who said, “The partially developed individual, who is merely the bearer […]