Endnotes – Chapter 9

Chapter 9 – The Loss Of American Values

241 Charles Robert Jenkins with Jim Frederick, The Reluctant Communist,

University of California Press, Berkeley, 2008, 9.

242 Ibid., 10.

243 World Prout Assembly, “The Crimes of America” http://www.worldproutassembly.org/archives/2005/11/the_crimes_of_a.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

244 Trygve’s digital diary, “How Long is It? (The United States tax code)” http://www.trygve.com/taxcode.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

245 Neil MacDonald, “Free speech, eh? Why is Canada prosecuting Mark Steyn?” CBC news, June 13, 2008. http://www.cbc.ca/world/story/2008/06/13/f-rfa-macdonald.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

246 L.A. Unleashed, “French Court convicts Brigitte Bardot over animal-related remarks”, LA Times, June 4, 2008, http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/unleashed/2008/06/french-court-co.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

247 Christopher Quinn, “Author digs into founding father’s view on religion, govt.” Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 5/30/08, http://www.ajc.com/news/content/living/stories/2008/05/30/waldman_steven_religion.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

248 Northwest Ordinance, Article 3, Archiving Early America http://www.earlyamerica.com/earlyamerica/milestones/ordinance/text.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

249 Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America, pg 332,

http://books.google.com/books?id=vPEtAAAAIAAJ&printsec=titlepage&source=gbs_summary_r&cad=0#PPA332,M1 (accessed April 3, 2009).

250 Ibid., 329.

251 Paul Vitz, Censorship: Evidence of Bias in our Children’s Textbooks

(Ann Arbor, MI, Servant Books, 1986), 18-19.

252 AP, “Atheist challenges ‘In God We Trust’”, Nov 18, 2005, http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/10103424/ (accessed April 3, 2009).

253 “The Great Seal of the United States”, Untied States Department of State, Sept 1996, http://www.state.gov/www/publications/great_seal.pdf (accessed April 3, 2009).

254 Hector St. John de Crevecoeur, Letters from an American Farmer, Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation,

http://www.gutenberg.org/dirs/etext03/lttaf10.txt (accessed April 3, 2009).

255 Emma Lazarus, “The New Colossus,”

http://www.nps.gov/archive/stli/newcolossus/index.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

256 Ben Wattenberg, “The First Measured Century”, PBS,

http://www.pbs.org/fmc/timeline/emeltpot.htm (accessed April 3, 2009).

257 Mark Penn, Microtrends, as cited by Jim Geraghty, “the campaign spot,” National Review Online, Oct 15, 2007

http://campaignspot.nationalreview.com/post/?q=ZmQzYjMxMjZjOTEwZDIwMDgyNjczYjJiZjVhM2Y1NWU= (accessed April 3, 2009).

258 Gregory Jay, “What is Multiculturalism?” University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee

http://www.uwm.edu/~gjay/Multicult/whatismc.pdf (accessed April 3, 2009).

259 Julie Johnson, “Teacher Union Faults History Books”, Special to the New York Times, Sept 14, 1989.

http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=950DE1D9163DF937A2575AC0A96F948260&sec=&spon=&pagewanted=all (accessed April 3, 2009).

260 Lynne Cheney, “The End of History” Wall Street Journal, Oct 20, 1994

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mlassite/discussions261/cheney.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

261 Ibid.

262 Ibid.

263 Diane Ravitch and Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., “The New, Improved History Standards,” Wall Street Journal, April 3, 1996.

http://www.edexcellence.net/detail/news.cfm?news_id=75 (accessed April 3, 2009).

264 Lynne Cheney, “The End of History” Wall Street Journal, Oct 20, 1994

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mlassite/discussions261/cheney.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

265 Diane Ravitch and Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., “The New, Improved History Standards”, Wall Street Journal, April 3, 1996.

http://www.edexcellence.net/detail/news.cfm?news_id=75 (accessed April 3, 2009).

266 Lynn Vincent, “Whose Standards? Rejected revisionist history standards are finding their way through the back door of American education” World Magazine (Nov. 20, 1999)

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mlassite/discussions261/vincent.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

267 Gary Nash, “Reflections on the National History Standards”

National Forum (Summer 1997)

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mlassite/discussions261/nash.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

268 Lynne Cheney, “The End of History” Wall Street Journal, Oct 20, 1994

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~mlassite/discussions261/cheney.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

269 William J. Bennett, America: The Last Best Hope, Volume 1, (New York: Nelson Current, 2006), xv

also The Hill, July 13, 2006 “William Bennett’s history as moral reckoning”

http://thehill.com/bookshelf/william-bennetts-history-as-moral-reckoning-2006-07-13.html (accessed April 3, 2009).

270 Michael Barone, “Land of the Free” Claremont Institute, Fall 2007

http://www.claremont.org/publications/crb/id.1476/article_detail.asp (accessed April 3, 2009).

271 Jay Matthews, “A Battle on the WWII Knowledge Front”, Washington Post, May 28, 2004, B01

http://www.washingtonpost.com/ac2/wp-dyn/A61803-2004May27 (accessed April 3, 2009).

272 Ibid.

273 infoplease.com, “National Voter Turnout in Federal Elections: 1960-2008” http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0781453.html