1619 Project author: America ‘not an exceptional nation’; Curriculum widely adopted by U.S. schools

1619 Project author: America ‘not an exceptional nation’; Curriculum widely adopted by U.S. schools

by WorldTribune Staff, September 10, 2020 The American Revolution was a “revolution of the elite” and the “elite white men” who fought for the nation’s freedom didn’t intend “for us to have a democracy,” the author of the New York Times 1619 Project said. “I don’t think we’re an exceptional nation,” Nikole Hannah-Jones said in […]

Sen. Cotton’s bill would stop federal funding for schools embracing 1619 Project

Sen. Cotton’s bill would stop federal funding for schools embracing 1619 Project

by WorldTribune Staff, July 24, 2020 Sen. Tom Cotton has introduced legislation that would prohibit federal funding for schools which use in their curriculum the 1619 Project, a debunked re-telling of American history which claims the colonies revolted from British rule primarily in order to preserve slavery. Historians have criticized the project, authored by New […]