Rep. Byron Donalds: Left got caught trying to divide our country through schools

Mother and father throughout the U.S. have taken a extra assertive position in relation to the curriculum being provided to their kids in public faculties. Rep. Byron Donalds, R-Fla., appeared on “The Ingraham Angle” Tuesday evening to debate the pattern. 


REP. BYRON DONALDS: “The left received caught with their palms within the cookie jar. They’re those that spilt the milkshake on the desk and tried to behave like they didn’t spill it themselves. And oldsters are waking as much as this they’ve realized that what they wish to do sadly is weaponized our youngsters in opposition to American society. This kind of division doesn’t assist our youngsters succeed it doesn’t assist our youngsters succeed so when [CNN’s] Brianna Keilar and different individuals on the left get confronted with the proof of what’s occurring in our faculties they’ll do nothing else however attempt to backtrack and blame different individuals. However the fault is theirs as a result of they received caught attempting to divide our nation and that doesn’t that’s not what’s finest for America.”

LAURA INGRAHAM: “Effectively, the Tampa Bay Instances smeared involved mother and father this week as activists who had been attempting to make use of the time period important race idea as a catchall to explain a broad set of practices aimed toward focusing public faculties on the wants for a various pupil physique. Amongst their targets are packages that encourage fairness and anti-racism and work to cut back unconscious bias within the classroom.  Congressman, that is the media’s handy framing so the mother and father who’re saying no we would like actual schooling they’re the radicals and the CRT specialists, the pushers of all this division are the traditional individuals. OK.”

DONALDS: “Completely right, the Tampa Bay Instances and media retailers like that, what they actually need is to assist the unconventional left of their agenda, which is frankly to unwind our complete nation and our complete society and so they’re not snug with they’re not pleased with simply successful a political combat or successful a political election they wish to distill it right down to our youngsters. What mother and father need greater than anything is for his or her kids to study studying, writing and arithmetic. They wish to study historical past so their kids are empowered to take over the nation that will likely be left to them. But when we let radical leftists and newspaper organizations and media organizations divide our nation there’ll be nothing left for them to take over. Our nation is nice. Individuals can come right here and thrive and prosper and make the perfect of their lives as they see match. However we will by no means survive this rank division that the unconventional left desires to herald the type of important race idea. That’s why it shouldn’t be taught. It’s components shouldn’t be in textbooks individuals ought to be free to study our historical past, study all our historical past however not however be ready to guide America going ahead not divide America going ahead.”