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The Amish Heritage Foundation Blog
What is the point of keeping the world in check when you ignore your own citizens’ well-being?
The US Supreme Court admits that the decision in Wisconsin v. Yoder could be used in a way that deprives children of any opportunity to build a life outside the Amish Church.
William Ball, the lawyer defending the Amish, spouted several hyperboles during his arguments. For instance, he said that “Amish life is a garden of nurturing for children.”
If your son or daughter’s school released a statement declaring “We feel that if we give the child an education that allows ‘it’ to get a job and also be a good, moral person, we have done our duty as a good school”, wouldn’t that statement enrage you?
The media establishment eats up these marketing campaigns with a voracious appetite. Consumers love watching the Amish remind them of a lost glory, while they never know or understand how an Amish individual’s freedom of choice is ignored.
So why don’t the Amish start their own vocational schools? Because they need their children to run their farms or other occupations, which shun technology in favor of the cheaper child labor.
Real Amish Podcast
We’re taking back our story from so-called experts on the Amish who aren’t Amish and haven’t bothered to learn our language.
We’re still Amish, even if we don’t practice the religion.