Monday, February 02, 2009
The not-so-hidden agenda of the anthemites
Never mind dissing Jehovah's Witnesses, peaceful and law-abiding citizens of our country, in the crudest possible manner--let's make our national anthem compulsory.
Now, that's political correctness. But supporters call it "patriotism," or use some other mass-friendly label to disguise the frankly totalitarian objectives of the professional flag-wavers and anthem-singers. Let's just force people to see things our way, and do as we do.
And the Speech Warriors™, who were up in arms about a school principal who saw things differently, have vacated the field. What a surprise.
Some brave Japanese teachers resisted this kind of thing not too long ago. Will Canadian teachers and principals have the courage to do the same? And will they be alone?
Posted by Dr.Dawg at 11:54 PM