“We the parents are saying exactly what Mr. Youngkin was saying,” sy het gese. “We want schools to teach kids how to think, not what to think… And we are not White supremacists because of it.”
Nomani, a Muslim immigrant from India and Fairfax County parent, explained that she is clearly not a White supremacist just because she values protecting her child.
“Every mama bear and papa bear loves their child and nobody can put hands on their cub,” sy het gese.
The Virginia mother said even though parents have been standing up against critical race theory curriculum since June of 2020, the school boards have been “gekaap” by activists who insist on pushing woke ideologies.
Fightforschools.com executive director and Loudoun County, Virginia, parent Ian Prior credited the win for Youngkin — and parents — to successfully investigating the situation, communicating findings and taking action.
“We were able to put together a team of volunteers that were just fantastic,” hy het gesê. “They spent six months collecting signatures to remove school board members. We’re done with that process and it’s all because of their hard work.”
“The more you do all this, it has a snowball effect – you bring more people to your cause.”