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Fwd: New High School Principal's speech to students.

Overt nationalism? 
Reactionary assault against feminism, anti-racism, and anti-imperialism?
No free expression?
No free speech?
Withholding information?

Very cypherpunk, Zenaan. Maybe if you keep it up, you can become the
Oberstgruppenführer of an SS IT department.

Wishing you the best of racial strength,

On Sun, 2016-01-31 at 14:17 +0000, Zenaan Harkness wrote:
> My kinda speech,
> Zenaan
> ---
> New high school principal
> A Speech Every Australian High School Principal Should Give.
> To the students and faculty of our high school:
> I am your new principal, and honored to be so.
> There is no greater calling than to teach young people.
> I would like to apprise you of some important changes coming to our school.
> I am making these changes because I am convinced that most of the
> ideas that have dominated public education in Australia have worked
> against you, against your teachers and against our country.
> First, this school will no longer honour race or ethnicity.  I could
> not care less if your racial makeup is black, brown, red, yellow or
> white. I could not care less if your origins are African, Latin
> American, Asian or European, or if your ancestors arrived here on the
> Endeavour or on slave ships.
> The only identity I care about, the only one this school will
> recognize, is your individual identity -- your character, your
> scholarship, your humanity.
> And the only national identity this school will care about is Australia.
> This is an Australian public school, and Australian public schools
> were created to make better Australians.  If you wish to affirm an
> ethnic, racial or religious identity through school, you will have to
> go elsewhere.   We will end all ethnicity, race and non-Australian
> nationality-based celebrations.  They undermine the motto of
> Australia, one of its three central values -- epluribus Unum, "from
> many, one."  And this school will be guided by Australia's values.
> This includes all after-school clubs.  I will not authorize clubs that
> divide students based on any identities.   This includes race,
> language, religion, sexual orientation or whatever else may become in
> vogue in a society divided by political correctness.
> Your clubs will be based on interests and passions, not blood, ethnic,
> racial or other physically defined ties.
> Those clubs just cultivate narcissism -- an unhealthy preoccupation
> with the self -- while the purpose of education is to get you to think
> beyond yourself.
> So we will have clubs that transport you to the wonders and glories of
> art, music, astronomy, languages you do not already speak, carpentry
> and more.
> If the only extracurricular activities you can imagine being
> interested in are those based on ethnic, racial or sexual identity,
> that means that little outside of yourself really interests you.
> Second, I am uninterested in whether English is your native language.
> My only interest in terms of language is that you leave this school
> speaking and writing English as fluently as possible.
> The English language has united Australia's citizens for over 200
> years, and it will unite us at this school.   It is one of the
> indispensable reasons this country of immigrants has always come to be
> one country.  And if you leave this school without excellent English
> language skills, I would be remiss in my duty to ensure that you will
> be prepared to successfully compete in the Australian job market.
> We will learn other languages here -- it is deplorable that most
> Australians only speak English -- but if you want classes taught in
> your native language rather than in English,this is not your school.
> Third, because I regard learning as a sacred endeavour, everything in
> this school will reflect learning's elevated status.
> This means, among other things, that you and your teachers will dress
> accordingly.
> Many people in our society dress more formally for Horse Racing events
> than for church or school. These people have their priorities
> backward. Therefore, there will be a formal dress code at this school.
> Fourth, no obscene language will be tolerated anywhere on this
> school's property -- whether in class, in the hallways or at athletic
> events. If you can't speak without using the f -word, you can't speak.
> By obscene language I mean the words banned by the Federal
> Communications Commission, plus epithets such as "Abbo," even when
> used by one black student to address another black, or "bitch," even
> when addressed by a girl to a girlfriend. It is my intent that by the
> time you leave this school, you will be among the few your age to
> instinctively distinguish between the elevated and the degraded, the
> holy and the obscene.
> Fifth, we will end all self-esteem programs. In this school,
> self-esteem will be attained in only one way -- the way people
> attained it until decided otherwise a generation ago -- by earning it.
>   One immediate consequence is that there will be one valedictorian,
> not eight.
> Sixth, and last, I am reorienting the school toward academics and away
> from politics and propaganda.  No more time will be devoted to scaring
> you about smoking and caffeine, or terrifying you about sexual
> harassment or global warming.
> No more semesters will be devoted to condom wearing and teaching you
> to regard sexual relations as only or primarily a health issue..
> There will be no more attempts to convince you that you are a victim
> because you are not white, or not male, or not heterosexual or not
> Christian.
> We will have failed if any one of you graduates this school and does
> not consider him or herself inordinately fortunate -- to be alive and
> to be an Australian.
> Now, please stand and join me in the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag
> of our country.
> As many of you do not know the words, your teachers will hand them out to you.

Sent from Ubuntu
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