German Homeschooling becoming extinct
The Washington Times has a disturbing report of continued, extreme government persecution of homeschoolers.
Perhaps the most appalling case going through the court system at this
time involves a large family of lifelong home-schoolers. The father is
a craftsman and the family operates a small farm. Many Germans view the
choice to have a large family as evidence of mental illness.
Furthermore, the family’s evangelical Christian faith is viewed with
suspicion because it differs from the majority of those in their
Earlier this year, youth welfare officials surrounded the home with
police and took all children younger than 16. A 7-year-old girl was
carried from her home, kicking and screaming. When the father returned
home, he found papers from the government and the children gone. Read more…