A new student organization has formed at Mason City High School with roots in the far right and with reported links to extremism.
Mason City High School TPUSA appears to have been founded in July of this year, according to his Instagram account.
The group is a local chapter of Turning Point USA, which was founded in Illinois in 2012 by Charlie Kirk, on the advice of Bill Montgomery, who had heard Kirk speak at a local college when he was 18. Montgomery died in July 2020 from COVID-19[FEMININE[FEMININE
The group says it has a presence on 2,500 college and high school campuses, including North Iowa Area Community College, according to its website, TPUSA.com.
The nonprofit is best known for its “faculty watch list,” which it says seeks to “expose and document college professors who discriminate against conservative students and advance leftist propaganda in the classroom”.
He also has a “school board watchlist,” which he says is “the only grassroots national initiative in America dedicated to protecting our children by exposing the radical and bogus ideologies endorsed by school boards and pushed in. the classroom.
“SBWL finds and exposes school board leaders who support anti-American, radical, hateful, immoral and racist teachings in their districts, such as Critical Race Theory, Project 1619, Sexual / Gender Ideology, and more . SBWL also provides information on how parents and students can get involved with their local school board and end racialization in the classroom.