Agree with Democrat congressman that US should model its schools by the "innovation and ingenuity" of Islamic madrassas?
Indiana Democratic Rep. Andre Carson said during a May 26 speech in Hartford, Conn. at the 37th Annual Islamic Circle of North America-Muslim American Society Convention :
"America will never tap into educational innovation and ingenuity without looking at the model that we have in our madrassas, in our schools, where innovation is encouraged, where the foundation is the Quran. And that model that we are pushing in some of our schools meets the multiple needs of students.”
Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2012/07/05/rep-carson-americas-schools-should-use-madrassas-as-model/#ixzz211Z7Hgrh
The youngsters who ran the Taliban government in Afghanistan from 1996 to 2001 were products of the madrassas of Pakistan.