Taxpayer money is being spent on drag queen events instead of teaching youngsters arithmetic, history, or science in New York, according to reports.
Democrat politicians around the nation have ramped up their efforts to indoctrinate susceptible students with left-wing gender theory in order to damage American society as a whole.
Conservative parents who defy lockdown measures and hyper-political curriculums are being singled out by the Biden administration and the ultra-liberal National School Board Association.
Is this beginning to sink in for you?
According to recent allegations, a group named Drag Queen Story Hour NYC was paid in the amount of more than $200,000 for its services. Drag queens are being used by the organization to provide in-person readings of left-wing texts to students in the city’s public schools. 34 public elementary, middle, and high schools in the chapter’s service area have hosted at least 49 drag programs.
An additional $167,000 will come from the city’s departments of education, cultural relations, youth and community development and even transportation. This total includes $50,000 from New York State Council on the Arts, in addition to $157,000 from other agencies.
Discretionary expenditures for left-wing brainwashing of youngsters are amassed in bureaucratic agencies.
That’s how it’s done in New York City!
The six-figure drag cost, however, has prompted some City Council members to consider a response.
Republican City Council member Vickie Paladino remarked, “I am considering pulling funding to any school in my district that is implementing Drag Queen Story Hour”.
In the words of Drag Queen Story Hour NYC, the goal is to expose children to good “queer role models” and debunk any mythologies perpetuated by conservatives. While all this is going on, these drag queens are teaching youngsters about classical literature. According to the New York Post, youngsters are reading books like “The Hips on the Drag Queen go Swish, Swish, Swish” that are pro-LGBTQA+.
Years ago, when drag queens began reading to children in public libraries, the uproar began. A liberal school administration may have taken advantage of their popularity, particularly during ‘Pride’ month.
In Dallas, Texas, a 21+ homosexual club recently hosted a “kid-friendly” event featuring drag queens, who have already established themselves as commonplace among kids.
The preceding is a summary of an article that originally appeared on American Examiner News.