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INDEPENDENT LENS

The Case Against Ethnic Studies

  • Aired: 05/17/2012
  • 02:58
  • Rating: TV-PG
In this excerpt from the Independent Lens documentary, Precious Knowledge, Arizona State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tom Horne, holds a press conference calling for the end of the Mexican American Studies Program. He believes ethnic studies emphasize ethnic solidarity, rather than assimilation with American ideas, and should be abolished.
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