A generation of teachers has been steeped in the progressive educational theories of John Dewey and his more radical successors, who viewed education as a vehicle for delegitimizing a society’s cultural inheritance and dismantling its customs and institutions.
The CBC continues to produce programming that defies popular taste, but not for the right reasons. Our national public broadcaster has almost entirely abandoned its role as patron and promoter of high culture.
Shortly before the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Jia Yahui was kidnapped by the Chinese government and tortured in a reeducation-through-labour prison camp.
To reverse our fertility crisis, we will need to create social rewards for responsible parenthood, incentivize families that have more children, and encourage public policy that serves the interests of families and the next generation.
Lacking clear or realistic objectives, there is no way to evaluate the success of these new public health measures.