Also in this playlist...
This transcript is automatically generated
Outraged parents in Brevard County Florida -- -- commonly used.
-- Is biased towards.
Is -- at the expense of other religions so what is what is it about Prentice -- world history that has these parents so riled up.
Todd started is with Fox News radio and has been following the story joins us -- want to Steve good morning you know the the bias is pretty clear here 36 page chapter dedicated to Islam.
No chapter dedicated to christianity.
No chapter dedicated to a -- And this is it textbook that is not only been used in Florida but across country right and that's the big concern here your absolutely right.
These tax most are being used and districts all across the country and in many instances moms and dads don't have a clue what that what their kids are learning.
Again we're talking about fifteen year old kids in the ninth grade better learning things up for example we've got a couple of via let's take a look at the examples of the biased.
A per sample -- -- -- job Mohammed and his army is taking over they say that people happily accepted Islam as -- their way of life.
There is another it is -- -- they happily accept Islam.
But that they don't I understand when they mention that tens of thousands were massacre not vote not a ball they they sort of gloss over that that particular instance.
There's another case where it says the book indicates that Jesus is the proclaimed messiah -- proclaimed himself to be the messiah.
But they stated as fact -- that Mohamed is the profits okay.
Is it true that this I read your report that they hired a Muslim cleric to write the Muslim part.
That's right that -- Michigan came from represented the rich Workman who contacted me and he says.
That he called the publisher Pearson publishing and they told him before they knew who he was right they told him that a Muslim cleric who wrote those chapters.
Now Pearson tells me they said no and and -- -- that didn't happen they just had an academic expert working with them you've got one more example.
That's right descriptions of of the battles upper simple Christian battles they use the word -- occurred to describe those battles.
But win -- the Muslims came in and fall they call that.
Well here is -- bet that -- pretty provocatively here's what the publisher says quote.
Pearson and its authors adhere to the highest editorial standards -- creating course materials which undergo a rigorous review process.
A review of the book shows there is balanced attention given to the police.
Of Islam Judaism and christianity although -- there is what -- 36 page chapter and Islam and no chapters on.
Christianity or Judaism right and see what's important it was school's about to kick back into high gear moms and dads need to grab those textbooks and they need to read for themselves what their what their kids are learning.
Again many did this book has been in the classroom for three years and we understand from the school board they contacted me last night.
They say they are going to investigate this and there's a pretty good chance they may reconsider this textbook for -- for next year's class so this has been -- in those classrooms for three years what what was it apparent who was written -- and -- are there women.
-- -- -- -- parents and advocacy groups that that it that that again go in and they find this bias in and textbooks.
All across the country not just Florida sure right -- -- -- Israeli thank you thanks to warrant.
We think about -- emails friends at foxnews.com or act FOX & Friends dot com.
Filter by section