Tag: gatto

The War Against the Imagination

The War Against the Imagination

The War Against the Imagination: How to Teach in a System Designed to Fail Source: Jon Rappoport’s Blog by Robert Guffey (Note from Jon Rappoport: I had to print this article about education by Robert Guffey, who teaches at Long Beach State University, and is the author of a brilliant, challenging book, Cryptoscatology: Conspiracy Theory as Art Form. I had to […]

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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://www.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://www.tragedyandhope.com/th-fil…

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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: Author G. Edward Griffin / “The Individual vs. The Collective”

History… Interview: Author G. Edward Griffin / “The Individual vs. The Collective”

Tonight, on History… So it Doesn’t Repeat: We feature an Interview with an extraordinary filmmaker and author, whose best-known for his book on the American Monetary system, which ranks in the top 50 non-fiction books on Amazon. G. Edward Griffin will share his wisdom, and summarize his experience, from more than 40 years of research, focusing on the struggle of […]

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“Activism vs. Apathy” Richard Grove on Declare Your Independence with Ernest Hancock (2 hours)

“Activism vs. Apathy” Richard Grove on Declare Your Independence with Ernest Hancock (2 hours)

 Part 1: 2013-05-29 Hour 2 Richard Grove from Ernest Hancock on Vimeo. Declare Your Independence with Ernest Hancock radio show. Listen Live on LRN.FM, M-F, 9-Noon (EST). Richard Grove (Tragedy & Hope and The Peace Revolution Podcast) on the individual vs. the collective. Tragedyandhope.com.; PeaceRevolution.Org. Part 2: 2013-05-29 Hour 3 Richard Grove from Ernest Hancock on Vimeo. Declare Your Independence […]

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History… Connected: Research Discussion on First Principles of Practical Philosophy

History… Connected: Research Discussion on First Principles of Practical Philosophy

A History… Connected Research Discussion using Socratic Method to identify that which exists, and how to reason accurately to find knowledge using Philosophy. Featuring Derek Underwood, Melissa Simione, and Tony Myers of the Tragedy and Hope online research and development community.  

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America’s Decline Attributed to Compulsory Schooling: Richard Grove on WHDT World News with Gary Franchi

America’s Decline Attributed to Compulsory Schooling: Richard Grove on WHDT World News 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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Lisa Arbercheski: Human Needs, Control & Group Think on Red Ice Radio 3Fourteen

Lisa Arbercheski: Human Needs, Control & Group Think on Red Ice Radio 3Fourteen

Lisa Arbercheski works as part of the team at Tragedy and Hope Communications, empowering people by combining education and mass media. Tragedy and Hope creates holistic projects targeted at addressing mankind’s most urgent concerns; while laying a foundation to carry us into the future while empowering all people with the information to make informed decisions in their lives. Lisa will […]

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Which Version(s) of Tragedy and Hope are the UNCENSORED Editions?

Which Version(s) of Tragedy and Hope are the UNCENSORED Editions?

The most popular question we receive here at T&H is “Which Version is UNCENSORED?”, and most of these questions are based on my conversation with John Taylor Gatto during the Ultimate History Lesson. Here’s the comprehensive answer, since you cared enough to ask :)   The Answer: The 2004 republished version of Tragedy and Hope by GSG Publishing is a faithful […]

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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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