An education that feeds students unquestioning patriotism – or, for that matter, unquestioning anything – and squelches any initiative they may take to explore controversial issues is not likely to produce free-thinking, independent-minded citizens.
Bold words, Svetlana! Bold words indeed.
Say, how do you suppose students would be treated should they decide to challenge the left-wing and ‘right on’ views of their teachers?
No, no, no need to bother to try to find out! We can already see how it’d go, thanks to the wonders of modern technology.
Just as we can see just how ‘controversial choices’ are treated even in the younger students…