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University of Minnesota Under Fire for Task Force’s Discrimination-Based Teacher Education Plan

By December 9, 2009

by Diane Macedo

FOXNews.com

 

A branch of the University of Minnesota may require all education students at the school to understand and accept that they are either privileged or oppressed and that they be well-versed in issues like "white privilege," "institutional racism" and the "myth of meritocracy in the United States...

Schools: University of Minnesota – Twin Cities