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The Curse of Totalitarianism and the Challenge of an Insurrectional Pedagogy (from @Truthdig)

This lengthy article describes the anti-democratic effects of privatization, testing, and consumerism… and offers some ways that schools and especially teachers can push back against this direction that is being imposed politically by the neo-liberal free market thinking embraced by both parties.

It is frightfully clear that the conditions for totalitarianism and state violence are with us, smothering critical thought, social responsibility, the ethical imagination and politics itself.

Source: The Curse of Totalitarianism and the Challenge of an Insurrectional Pedagogy (from @Truthdig)

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