Arizona’s state house just can’t resist at this point. Could it be any more obvious that they just want to see how far they can push it without bursting out laughing?
“The thing is that we’re concerned about the cultural impact of overemphasiz…pffffhahahaha, oh man. Sorry, didn’t mean to dick you around but we pretty much just hate brown people.”
Just a week after signing the country’s toughest immigration bill into law, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer now must decide whether to endorse another bill passed by her state legislature — one that outlaws ethnic-studies programs in public schools.
Arizona’s superintendent for public instruction, Tom Horne, has said he’s backing the measure because ethnic-studies programs encourage “ethnic chauvinism”; he’s also suggested that such programs could breed secessionist sentiment among Hispanic students.