Illinois community leaders want to abolish history lessons in schools 901 Club Junior Member WeAreSc Member Joined: Aug 24, 2017 Messages: 11,481 Likes Received: 19,538 Aug 4, 2020 #1 An Illinois lawmaker and community leaders are calling for the immediate removal of history books and suspension of history lessons in their school districts because they say current materials and lesson plans "lead to white privilege and a racist society...... https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/03/us/illinois-history-class-trnd/index.html ________ No more history. I grieve for Illinois. And America. (Silver lining - no substitute teachers?) FIGHTONSC likes this.