The Heritage Foundation reports a proposal by the State of North Carolina:
Posted February 5th, 2010
Forget George Washington, James Madison, Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincolnâ€”nothing meaningful happened in America before 1877.
Thatâ€™s the lesson North Carolina public high schools may start teaching. Under proposed changes in their high school history curriculum, the U.S. History course (which seniors take) will cover events from 1877 forward only.
It will be as if the American Founding never happened.[More]