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Author Topic: Western Civ class becomes Bible Lesson -- WWYD  (Read 4925 times)
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« Reply #5: February 29, 2008, 09:39:26 pm »

So I am in my first semester of community college and I am taking the first part of History of Western Civilization since it is required by my major... 

This is a college course, right? Being exposed to different ideas than one holds is part of the whole college experience. Unless this stuff shows up on a test and only "Biblically Correct" answers are acceptable or this guy does the Christian religion bit every day, I just ignore it.

Heck, I even took an economics course in college just to hear the professor's Really Weird Ideas (like the government should just print more money when it needs it rather than borrow it). I don't think many "impressionable young minds" bought into it, either.  Reporting him for teaching BS wouldn't have made any difference. Not only did he have tenure, but he was (former Governor) John Connelly's older brother. But no one even thought of complaining as his class was always enjoyable and his tests easy -- so long as one was willing to parrot back his Weird Economics theories.
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