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Texas Charter School Asked Students to List "Positive Aspects" of Slavery

An enraged father was in disbelief when he saw his eighth grader's homework assignment. The student was given a paper with two columns to fill out by listing the "positive aspects" and the "negative aspects" of life as a slave.

The worksheet was titled: "The Life of Slaves: A Balanced View."

"What the hell is this revisionist history lesson trying to achieve here?!?" asked father Roberto Livar in a furious Facebook post.  Read more.

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