Marxists want to teach children that they are oppressed by American culture, which is characterized as genocidal, Eurocentric, white supremacist, racist, capitalist (classist), and patriarchal. The idea is to make the kids want to destroy or overthrow the system. They want to restore indigenous culture and beliefs.
Pastor Mike McClure’s church has racked up some $220,000 in fines from Santa Clara County and is suing the county to contest the fines and to also challenge officials’ right to require the churches to maintain lists of attendees at their services and turn them over to the government whenever demanded.
Chinese President Xi Jinping views religion as a threat from foreign countries to undermine the government’s power. [He is wrong about foreign powers but right in that religion does, in fact, undermine government power, because it allows people to turn to spiritual leaders and to each other for help.