Obama Administration slams ‘white suburban moms’ over Common Core


In what many consider a condescending attitude, one of the Obama Administration Cabinet members has very publicly stated that he is personally “fascinated” that, as he plainly stated, certain “white suburban moms” oppose the new Common Core educational standards, as reported by The Washington Post on Nov. 16, 2013.

The U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan stated at a gathering of various school superintendents that he’s at a loss as to why the roll out of the controversial Common Core Standards has been met with more than just a little grassroots opposition:

It’s fascinating to me that some of the pushback is coming from, sort of, white suburban moms who — all of a sudden — their child isn’t as brilliant as they thought they were and their school isn’t quite as good as they thought they were, and that’s pretty scary.

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