CFER Foundation


Don't Divide Us

Defend and Advance Equal Rights & Merit!

We Are in A

Cultural War

The woke culture is destroying America and its future generations!

We need all hands on deck to stop the attacks on our cultural values and our kids. All Americans must ACT NOW!

Our Values

Equality & Merit

Free Speech

Fact Seeking & Logical Reasoning

Agency & Personal Empowerment

Accountability, Hard-work & Grit

Their Propaganda

Equity, Identity Politics & Lowering Standards

Safe Space & Speech Code

Emotional Pleas & Lived Experience

Victimhood & Group Grievances

Entitlement & Racial Spoils

Woke CultureHarms Everyone

It has invaded our schools, workplaces, communities and homes. In practice, it often takes on euphemisms such as Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI), Racial Justice, Allyship, Critical Consciousness...

Eroding Free Speech

  • At Stanford, the Association Dean for DEI joined student protestors in hijacking a federal judge's speech.

Undermining Competitveness

  • Silicon Valley Bank collapsed after rolling out DEI programs.
  • Chronic absenteeism of California students worsened with lowered standards.

Exacerbating Kids' Mental Health Issues

  • A 2022 survey: 62% of college students felt uncomfortable speaking up.
  • A 2023 survey: 50% of 18-21-year-olds fear criticizing a peer of a difference race.

Displaying Evidence of Failure

  • It's a multi-billon-dollar industrial complex that's failing.
  • 62% of U.S. workers say DEI programs aren't working.

Recent Posts

See here a list of CFER's press releases, media advisories and action alerts.

DEISchool Board


November 30, 2023

Poway Unified Leaders Broke Their Own Rules- The Woke Agenda Destroys Public Education

School board members, elected by voters, should protect the students and act as gatekeepers for public education. Appointed school leaders should answer to the board and the community, uphold high professional standards and preserve excellence.

School BoardAction Alert


November 14, 2023

Action Alert in Poway Unified: Attend Wednesday's Special Meeting to Demand Accountability and Integrity in Leadership

We urge you to attend a special board meeting on Wednesday, November 15th at the Poway Unified School District (PUSD) to demand the school board investigate Superintendent Marian Phelps and hold the school district leadership accountable. Dr. Phelps has engaged in a number of egregious wrongdoings for personal gains, propagating untrue allegations of bullying, falsifying documents to trump up the bullying narrative, and retaliating against witnesses in opposition. Yet, the PUSD Board has refused to launch a transparent and thorough investigation into her bad conduct.

School BoardAction Alert


November 13, 2023

Action Alert in San Francisco Unified School District: Defend Merit-Based Admissions and Education Excellence

On November 14, 2023, the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) Board of Education will hold its regular meeting in which a proposal to change admissions requirements in Lowell High School and Ruth Asawa School of the Arts (RASOTA) will be discussed. This proposal is yet another example of the education bureaucracy’s shameless attacks on merit-based public education and the ominous war on tests. In the name of prioritizing “historically underserved students,” the recommended changes in admissions process would certainly hurt the academic rigor and education excellence at SFUSD’s selective high schools including Lowell.



November 11, 2023

Poway Unified Superintendent Phelps Needs to be Fired - Values and Integrity of Public Education Must be Safeguarded through Local Organizing!

Only when local stakeholders get organized and get involved that public school leaders will be pressured to address the negative impact of a corrosive culture on students and the community. This is precisely why we need local watchdog groups like the PUSD Community Watch. In fact, we need one watchdog in every school district to stand up to bad leadership, monitor school policies, finances, programs and curriculums.


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