Today, Thursday, in Florida (motto: “America’s laboratory of backwards ass fucknuttery”), the state Board of Education voted that, when it comes to American history, “Instruction on the required topics must be factual and objective, and may not suppress or distort significant historical events, such as the Holocaust, slavery, the Civil War and Reconstruction, the civil rights movement and the contributions of women, African American and Hispanic people to our country.” Now that doesn’t sound unreasonable. In fact, it sounds downright progressive. 

Read the rest of The Rude Pundit’s piece at his blog.