The rise of homeschooling was synonymous with the divergence of the white evangelical Right from the mainstream of American life. As government-operated schools in the 1960s through 1990s increasingly rejected Christianity, it was natural for conservative, white, Christian parents to want to shield their children from the degeneracy Marxists infused into public school curricula. They removed corporate Christian prayer and Bible readings, virtually forbade all mention of Jesus Christ and Christian morals, including at Christmas and Easter, and introduced New Age ethics, Islam, homosexuality, interracial integration, Afrocentric theories of history, feminism, and strictly atheistic evolutionary dogma. Devout white evangelicals and mainline Protestants had always been distinct from their less-religious neighbors, but with the cultural revolution of the 1960s the break became irreversible and complete.
R.J. Rushdoony was at the forefront of establishing parents’ rights to educate their own children. Early homeschoolers had to fight government mandates even at the cost of child abductions by do-gooder law enforcement agencies, jail time, fines, and social ostracism. Today homeschoolers nationwide reap the harvest of their labors.
All of these facts are inconvenient for cuckservatives who today merely wish to get along with the Marxists in power and be left alone to study Latin …
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