Again the push in Ontario for one public school system: who will defend Catholic education?
Archbishop Fulton SheenOnce again another Toronto Star article yesterday was about three individuals who wish to launch a court challenge to the funding of Catholic schools. They want one public school system. Yes, let’s have a public secular education for everyone and then all Ontarians will be happy. We have heard the same lame arguments before. This time they have some traction. Catholics have become too complacent and comfortable with the status quo.Here are the arguments. First, there just isn’t enough money to fund two school systems and let’s get rid of the separate schools. Next, why fund only the Catholic