Category: The Underground History of American Education

The Dumbing Down of America / The Best of John Taylor Gatto

The Dumbing Down of America / The Best of John Taylor Gatto

Published on Jan 2, 2014 The School Sucks Project Presents: An interlude in a series of short videos based on John Taylor Gatto’s book, The Underground History of American Education. This excerpt is from Chapter Three: Eyeless In Gaza, Section 3: “Looking Behind Appearances,” Get the book: http://johntaylorgatto.com/underground/ PDF: http://johntaylorgatto.com/chapters/i… Audiobook: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/pr… The Ultimate History Lesson: A Weekend With John […]

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The Scientific Management of America, Part 2 (John Taylor Gatto)

The Scientific Management of America, Part 2 (John Taylor Gatto)

Published on Dec 19, 2013 The School Sucks Project presents: Part nine in a series of short videos based on John Taylor Gatto’s book, The Underground History of American Education. This excerpt is from Chapter Two: An Angry Look At Modern Schooling, Section 5: “Bad Character As A Management Tool,” Section 6: “An Enclosure Movement For Children,” and Section 8: […]

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The Scientific Management of America, Part 1 (John Taylor Gatto)

The Scientific Management of America, Part 1 (John Taylor Gatto)

Published on Dec 11, 2013 School Sucks Project Presents: Part eight in a series of short videos based on John Taylor Gatto’s book, The Underground History of American Education. This excerpt is from Chapter Two: An Angry Look At Modern Schooling, Section 3: “The Geneticist’s Manifesto” (pg.59) and Section 4: “Participatory Democracy Put To The Sword” (pg.60) Get the book: […]

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Extending Childhood, by John Taylor Gatto

Extending Childhood, by John Taylor Gatto

Published on Nov 21, 2013 School Sucks Project presents: Part seven in a series of short videos based on John Taylor Gatto’s book, The Underground History of American Education. This excerpt is from Chapter Two: An Angry Look At Modern Schooling, Section Two: “Extending Childhood” (pg.58) Get the book: http://johntaylorgatto.com/underground/ PDF: http://johntaylorgatto.com/chapters/i… Audiobook: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/pr… The Ultimate History Lesson: A Weekend […]

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American Schooling: This Is Sparta (…and Rome, and Prussia)

American Schooling: This Is Sparta (…and Rome, and Prussia)

Published on Nov 13, 2013 School Sucks Project Presents: Part six in a series of short videos based on John Taylor Gatto’s book, The Underground History of American Education. These excerpts are from Chapter One: The Way It Used To Be, Section Seven: “The Schools Of Hellas” (pg.31) and Section Eight: “The Fresco At Herculaneum”(pg.32) Get the book: http://johntaylorgatto.com/underground/ PDF: […]

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The Art of Driving, by John Taylor Gatto

The Art of Driving, by John Taylor Gatto

Published on Nov 6, 2013 Brett Veinotte of the School Sucks Project presents: Part five in a series of short videos based on John Taylor Gatto’s book, The Underground History of American Education. This excerpt is from Chapter One – The Way It Used to Be Section Four: “The Art of Driving”(p.26-27) Would you like to know more? Get the […]

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The New Dumbness (Best of Gatto, Episode Four)

The New Dumbness (Best of Gatto, Episode Four)

Published on Oct 29, 2013 Part four in a series of short videos based on John Taylor Gatto’s book, The Underground History of American Education. This excerpt is from The Prologue, Section Six: “The New Dumbness”(p.16-18) Get the book: http://johntaylorgatto.com/underground/ PDF: http://johntaylorgatto.com/chapters/i… Audiobook: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/pr… The Ultimate History Lesson: A Weekend With John Taylor Gatto (Documentary) https://tragedyandhope.com/th-fil… Music: Karl Golden and […]

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The New Individualism (Best of Gatto, Episode Three)

The New Individualism (Best of Gatto, Episode Three)

Published on Oct 21, 2013 Part three in a series of short videos based on John Taylor Gatto’s book, The Underground History of American Education. These excerpts are from The Prologue, Section Three: “The New Individualism” and Section Four: “School As Religion”(p.12-14) Get the book: http://johntaylorgatto.com/underground/ PDF: http://johntaylorgatto.com/chapters/i… Audiobook: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/pr… The Ultimate History Lesson: A Weekend With John Taylor Gatto […]

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Teacher Resignation: I Quit. I Think

Teacher Resignation: I Quit. I Think

Published on Oct 14, 2013 The School Sucks Project Part Two in a series of short videos based on John Taylor Gatto’s book, The Underground History of American Education. This excerpt is from The Prologue, Section Two: “I Quit, I Think” (p.11-12) Get the book: http://johntaylorgatto.com/underground/ PDF: http://johntaylorgatto.com/chapters/i… Audiobook: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/pr… The Ultimate History Lesson: A Weekend With John Taylor Gatto […]

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Before You Send Your Child to Public School…

Before You Send Your Child to Public School…

Published on Oct 7, 2013 Part One in a series of short videos based on John Taylor Gatto’s book, The Underground History of American Education. This excerpt is from The Prologue, Section One: “Bianca, You Animal, Shut Up!” (p.10-11) Get the book: http://johntaylorgatto.com/underground/ PDF: http://johntaylorgatto.com/chapters/i… Audiobook: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/pr… The Ultimate History Lesson: A Weekend With John Taylor Gatto (Documentary) https://tragedyandhope.com/th-fil…

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Public School Is Brainwashing / Richard Grove interviewed by Rob Dew on the InfoWars Nightly News

Public School Is Brainwashing / Richard Grove interviewed by Rob Dew on the InfoWars Nightly News

  Published on Jun 30, 2013 6-27-13: Infowars Nightly News – Richard Grove joins Rob Dew to discuss Whistleblowing, Public Education and the Psychology of Control. As originally posted here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Tj9Z… Would You Like to Know More? History… So It Doesn’t Repeat (Official HD Playlist) http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=… State of Mind: The Psychology of Control

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How & Why America was Dumbed Down to Create World Government: The ULTIMATE History Lesson w/ John Taylor Gatto

How & Why America was Dumbed Down to Create World Government: The ULTIMATE History Lesson w/ John Taylor Gatto

Quote from a viewer of The Ultimate History Lesson, on June 18, 2013:   “Hello Richard. I finally carved out about three hours of time to carefully examine your interview with John Taylor Gatto. Bravo! Excellent! Congratulations!” – G. Edward Griffin, author of “The Creature from Jekyll Island”   If you’ve screened “State of Mind: The Psychology of Control“, you’re […]

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Brasscheck TV Features A Week-Long Series on “The Ultimate History Lesson: A Weekend with John Taylor Gatto”

Brasscheck TV Features A Week-Long Series on “The Ultimate History Lesson: A Weekend with John Taylor Gatto”

On Behalf Of Brasscheck TV: Sent: Monday, June 17, 2013 12:19 PM Subject: The art and science of social control   This is not a subject taught in schools or explained on TV. But it is something that’s been avidly studied by the so-called “elite” for centuries. One of the world’s leading experts on the topic gives us a brief […]

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History… Interview & a Movie: Experience JoyCamp and Escape the Orwellian Brave New World (via Comedy)

History… Interview & a Movie: Experience JoyCamp and Escape the Orwellian Brave New World (via Comedy)

Tonight, on History… So it Doesn’t Repeat: We feature an Interview and a Movie with the comedy phenomenon known as JoyCamp, sharing their creative intellect and conscious comedy with all who could use a few laughs. We’ll discover what makes truth so funny, and how to conquer our own fears in the process. http://www.YouTube.com/TheJoyCamp JoyCamp is a term coined by […]

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America’s Decline Attributed to Compulsory Schooling: Richard Grove with Gary Franchi

America’s Decline Attributed to Compulsory Schooling: Richard Grove with Gary Franchi

  Published on April 22, 2013 From NextNewsNetwork: When MSNBC anchor Melissa Harris-Perry brazenly told the American public that children belong to the state — or, as she put it, the “community” — she enraged a substantial segment of the population that retains the capacity for critical thinking. The reason why some people reacted that way is because the government-controlled […]

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History… Connected: The Trivium Method vs. The Classical Trivium: A Briefing by Kevin Cole

History… Connected: The Trivium Method vs. The Classical Trivium: A Briefing by Kevin Cole

History… So It Doesn’t Repeat (Official YouTube Series Playlist) Timecodes, notes, links, and references are posted just below the HD video: Notes, Links, & References for “The Trivium Method vs. The Classical Trivium” (recorded February 17, 2013) 1m “The Great Chain of Being and the Organic Unity of the Polis” by Kevin Cole (Winter 2013) 2m “The Trivium Method” by […]

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What We Can All Learn From John Taylor Gatto: Greg Moffitt interviews Richard Grove

What We Can All Learn From John Taylor Gatto: Greg Moffitt interviews Richard Grove

Published on Nov 27, 2012 11-08-12: Greg Moffitt (http://www.Legalise-Freedom.com) interviews Richard Grove (http://www.TragedyandHope.com) on the topic of compulsory public education and specifically the work of author and former NYC and NY State schoolteacher of the year, John Taylor Gatto and the 2012 film “The Ultimate History Lesson” (http://www.TheUltimateHistoryLesson.com). Would You Like to Know More? Screen The Ultimate History Lesson: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL463AA90FD04EC7A2 […]

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John Taylor Gatto discusses Carroll Quigley and Tragedy and Hope: A History of the World in Our Time

John Taylor Gatto discusses Carroll Quigley and Tragedy and Hope: A History of the World in Our Time

Published on Oct 5, 2012 by TragedyandHopeMag Click here if the video embedded below is not visible on your browser. This is a sample from Hour 3 of our 2012 release “The Ultimate History Lesson: A Weekend with John Taylor Gatto“, wherein John discusses the fascinating mystery behind “Tragedy and Hope: A History of the World in Our Time” (available […]

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John Taylor Gatto: Pragmatism, Eugenics, and the Scientific Dictatorship of World Government

John Taylor Gatto: Pragmatism, Eugenics, and the Scientific Dictatorship of World Government

A Sample from “The Ultimate History Lesson with John Taylor Gatto” (DVD set)

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Liberty Tactics Interview with Richard Grove / Learning is the Answer. What’s the Question?

Liberty Tactics Interview with Richard Grove / Learning is the Answer. What’s the Question?

Originally posted here, this interview features T&H community member and co-host of Liberty Tactics’ “No Fit State” podcast, Michael Atkinson, in discussion with Richard Grove about our culture of fear, and how learning can expedite our way out of confusion and into the solutions. Shownotes: TragedyandHope.com Project Constellation: Connect the Dots, See the Big Picture (Book) “The Underground History of […]

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