Earlier today, I posted about FUD, but I didn’t link to the article I wrote in Huffington Post in 2014.
The article was called “Understanding the Propaganda Campaign Against Public Education.”
If you understand the purposeful uses of FUD, you can see the propaganda techniques employed by “reformers” to undermine public education.
The FUD campaign says “our public schools are failing,” “our public schools are obsolete,” “our public schools haven’t changed in a century,” but it is all disinformation.
It is FUD.
Our public schools are NOT failing. Our public schools are NOT obsolete. Our public schools have changed in many ways in the past century
The FUD purveyors will not tell you that charter schools do not get better test scores than public schools and usually get worse scores. They won’t tell you that more than 90% of charter…
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