Rep. Madison Cawthorn crashed a college board assembly to yell on the board members for passing a masks mandate for colleges.
Rep. Cawthorn advised the Buncombe, NC Faculty Board that they’d muzzled kids by requiring them to put on masks.
The congressman added, “You will have sacrificed the social, emotional, and psychological growth of our youngsters on the altar of wokeness. This college board has no proper to tear private accountability away from the palms of its residents. The household ought to all the time come earlier than the federal government. You have no idea higher than the dad and mom in my district….The best risk to our youngsters at present doesn’t come from COVID-19. It comes from woke liberal authorities officers such as you who suppose that they’re all-knowing and all-wise.”
Holding Youngsters Secure From COVID Is Now Massive Authorities Interference
Rep. Cawthorn’s argument is that oldsters have the appropriate to unfold and provides their kids COVID. Cawthorn is arguing that oldsters have the appropriate to doubtlessly kill their kids and different harmless kids as effectively who might go to high school with unmasked contaminated youngsters.
Cawthorn’s feedback have been trendy conservative ideology taken to its most delusional excessive. Dad and mom don’t get to decide on throughout a pandemic. Public well being comes earlier than private accountability.
Republicans are arguing the well being of youngsters ought to be sacrificed for his or her political achieve.
Mr. Easley is the managing editor. He’s additionally a White Home Press Pool and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work centered on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
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