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One of our federal judges said, not long ago, that what the American people need is ten per cent of thought and ninety per cent of action. Take physic, pomp; Expose thyself to feel what wretches feel, That thou mayst shake the superflux to them, And show the heavens more just. The first includes the commandments to love God, study the Torah, read the Shema prayer (attesting to the unity of God), wear the tefillin, and affix the mezuzah. Public schools are turning out millions who can�t read or figure above elementary school level.

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Publisher: Verso (February 2, 2016)

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