as part of an education bill signed into law by Gov. Jeb Bush, Florida has declared that “American history shall be viewed as factual, not as constructed.”
Robert Jensen, workingforchange.com 07.17.06: "Florida’s fear of history: New law undermines critical thinking."
This is quite incredible. Thanks to James.
UPDATE: I had been more than a little surprised by the story above. But it seems to be be quite legitimate.
The Bill itself is at http://election.dos.state.fl.us/laws/06laws/ch_2006-074.pdf