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Brett Venoitte on the Prussian Roots of US Education and Assessing Experts on the Coronavirus

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Brett Venoitte is host of the School Sucks podcast. After explaining his background in education, Brett explains how Horace Mann drew from authoritarian Prussian in designing public education in the US. He and Bob then discuss the competing experts in the debate over the coronavirus.Mentioned in the Episode and Other Links of Interest:    The YouTube version of this interview.    The School Sucks Project website.    Brett’s video “The American Way” on US education and Nazi Germany.    The Harper’s Open Letter on cancel culture that caused such controversy.    Bob’s undergrad essay for FEE on the roots of the US public school system.    Bob’s Porcfest routine which featured impressions, including one of Wheels Off Liberty.For more information, see BobMurphyShow.com. The Bob Murphy Show is also available on iTunes, Stitcher, Spotify, and via RSS.

23 Jul 2020

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Ep. 131 Brett Venoitte on the Prussian Roots of US Education and Assessing Experts on the Coronavirus

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Brett Venoitte is host of the School Sucks podcast. After explaining his background in education, Brett explains how Horace Mann drew from authoritarian Prussian in designing public education in the US. He and Bob then discuss the competing experts in the debate over the coronavirus.Mentioned in the Episode and Other Links of Interest:The YouTube version of this interview.The School Sucks Project website.Brett's video "The American Way" on US education and Nazi Germany.The Harper's Open Letter on cancel culture that caused such controversy.Bob's undergrad essay for FEE on the roots of the US public school system.Bob's Porcfest routine which featured impressions, including one of Wheels Off Liberty.Help support the Bob Murphy Show.The audio production for this episode was provided by Podsworth Media.

1hr 18mins

20 Jul 2020

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School Sucks with Brett Venoitte

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Brett Venoitte of The School Sucks Project joins us to discuss the reason why he does not call our school system the 'Education System', the chief reason is that education is not the goal of our current school system. Brett elaborates on how he does not think reforming our current system will do any good.  Along with many criticisms of the current public school system Brett also gives his vision of restoring critical thinking skills into a truly educational system, something our current system lacks. 

59mins

23 Jan 2013