A high school in Oregon is coming under fire from some angry parents after students in one class were assigned a “White Privilege Survey,” leading to accusations the school was trying to push a particular brand of politics.
The assignment was for a Literature Composition class at Aloha High School, KATU reported Thursday. Students responded to statements including, “I can be in the company of people of my race most of the time,” “I can be pretty sure that my neighbors in such a location will be neutral or pleasant to me” and “I am never asked to speak for all the people in my racial group,” scoring them on how often they felt the ideas were true.
Can anyone tell me why a question like this should even be in a Literature class? This is blatant indoctrination and has NO valid reason to even be even addressed.
Back when I was in the lower classes such a question would have been completely out of line. This is a problem that has only ballooned through the years with course after course used to indoctrinate rather than teach the real subject matter.