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This week the State Board of Education is set to finish its revision of social studies curriculum standards for Texas public schools. So we'll soon know whether the board is going to fix distorted, politicized history on a number of topics in the standards -- from slavery and the Civil War to civil rights and Moses. Meanwhile, nearly 200 scholars have signed an open letter to board members, calling on the board to fix the standards, take out the politics and #TeachTheTruth. Read our press release. Read More

The Week in Quotes (Nov. 4 – 10)

Here are some of the week’s most notable quotes. Read More

The vast sea of young voters in Texas is finally stirring. We just sent out the following press release on today's elections in Texas. Read More

The Week in Quotes (Oct. 28 – Nov. 3)

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The Week in Quotes (Oct. 21 – 27)

Here are some of the week’s most notable quotes. Read More

Texas Freedom Network

In often party-line votes today and Tuesday on revised social studies standards, the SBOE disregarded calls from hundreds of scholars & teachers to correct key historical distortions on topics ranging from the Civil War and civil rights to the role of religion in American history pic.twitter.com/krRv…

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