If you do home school, beware of the data collecting aspects of almost everyone, these days, including your doctor. Obamacare is a taxable means of inventory control. You know, the Eye Are Ess….
There is something called Common Core Standards, of which I’m not familiar, that I”ve just heard about, that you also need to be aware of. Of course, all this will be mute when your kids spill the beans in any encounter with authority figures. Don’t forget the See something, Say something. Everybody is a tattle-tail, these days.
Shane Vander Hart
February 12, 2013
I read an article written by Michael Farris, the founder and chair of HSLDA – the Home School Legal Defense Association. In it he discussed the case made by government lawyers representing Attorney General Eric Holder during the court hearing for the Romeike family.
You may remember the Romeike’s sought political asylum in the United States due to Germany’s persecution of homeschooling families. A federal district court judge granted the Romikes asylum here against the wishes of the Federal government. The government appealed that decision to the Board of Immigration appeals and won. HSLDA appealed to the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals where the case (Romeike v. Holder) will be heard.
Farris outlined three arguments made by the U.S. Department of Justice lawyers which should be of concern to American homeschooling families: