Education

Las Vegas school board wants to teach 5-yr-olds about masturbation

September 25, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin <==The cover of the proposed sex-ed curriculum.   By Thaddeus Baklinski Angry parents descended on a Clark County School District Board of Trustees meeting this week after discovering the content of a proposed new “comprehensive sex education” curriculum that includes teaching 5-year-olds about masturbation. The proposed curriculum would include […]

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Bill Gates Wants Catholic School Kids To Endure Common Core, BUT NOT HIS

September 25, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Eric Owens Billionaire software tycoon Bill Gates has poured some $200 million into efforts to develop and promote the Common Core State Standards Initiative, a set of K-12 math and language arts curriculum benchmarks and high-stakes standardized tests now implemented in classrooms across America. Under the auspices of […]

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When Educators Teach Students That The Constitution Does Not Apply To Them

September 24, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin I’ve always wanted to teach American Government. I’ve been blessed to teach a couple of sections the last few years, and this year staffing in the department finally made it possible for me to switch my teaching assignment so that half of my time is spent teaching that subject. […]

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America’s Greatest Enemy: Public Education

September 21, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin by Robert L. Hale The public education system in the United States, by any measure, is a colossal failure. It has been successful, however, in one respect: it has masterfully indoctrinated two generations of Americans and fundamentally changed the traditions and values that made America great, safe, productive, and […]

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The Irony of California’s Ousting of Campus Christian Groups

September 21, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Jerry Newcombe A disturbing story came and went, barely noticed a few weeks ago. InterVarsity Christian Fellowship is being unceremoniously booted off the campuses of California’s 23 state universities. This begins with a process of “derecognizing” these as legitimate campus groups. Why? Though everyone is welcome at their […]

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GOP House Passes Complete Funding for Obamacare and Planned Parenthood

September 19, 2014

Email this pageSo, is Congress trying to even out the playing field for the November election by proving that the REPUBLICAN-CONTROLLED House an be just as progressive, liberal and despicable as the Democrats?  This also proves that neither party has an interest in representing their constituency — their interest is only with who lines their […]

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Naturalized AZ Rep. proposes requiring civics to graduate high school

September 18, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by: Veronica Coffin By SeeingRedAZ State Rep. Steve Montenegro knows a thing or two about American citizenship.  His background has motivated his desire to ensure that Arizona high school students are knowledgeable about our government and the freedoms that were intended for us by our nation’s founders. Montenegro, a Republican representing Legislative District 13, […]

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Get College Credit For Going Socialist … And Recruiting Others

September 18, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin   “Sick of politics as usual? Questioning capitalism? You are not alone!”   By Caleb Howe It is a long-standing and often repeated lament on the right that academia and college campuses are self-declared enemies of conservative thinking broadly, and the Republican party specifically, and in a treacherous but […]

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Satanists’ Kids Activity Book That Might Soon Be Handed Out to Public School Students

September 18, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Billy Hallowell Satanists have announced that they will be joining a national atheist group in handing out controversial literature to public school students in Orange County, Florida. Among the materials reportedly planned for this school year are a Satanic-themed coloring book, “pamphlets related to the Temple’s tenets, philosophy […]

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Sorry, but it’s your fault if you’re offended all the time

September 17, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin   By Matt Walsh I truly believe that we are the most whiney, sensitive, thin-skinned, easily offended society in the history of the world. Nobody has ever been as prolific at getting offended as we are. Nobody cries over insignificant nonsense as loudly and consistently as us. It’s the […]

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Student Newspaper: 9/11 Was 13 Years Ago: Get Over It

September 12, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin   By Robert Gehl On the 13th anniversary of the greatest terrorist attack on U.S. soil, a college newspaper has said we need to “get over it” and move on. “When our nation was faced with the loss of nearly 3,000 of its citizens all within a short few […]

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TX School District Removes Plaques Honoring God

August 28, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Bradford Thomas The school district in Midlothian, Texas has boarded up plaques at two elementary schools that contain crosses and references to God and the Christian church. The district’s decision comes despite the outcry from the community and a lack of any complaint from parents or students. Superintendent […]

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UNC professors call for boycott of Israeli academic institutions

August 23, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin Campus Reform: Over 400 scholars and librarians worldwide have signed a letter calling for a boycott of Israeli academic institutions until the country concedes to their demands. Four University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill professors are among the signees to the letter, which was published on a […]

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THE STRUGGLE FOR STUPIDITY

August 15, 2014

Email this pageAnd now, with Common Core, soon it will be against the law for your child to hit the jackpot, against all odds, and end up with a Leroy E. Armstrong. No, the final battle in the Struggle for Stupidity will be to make it illegal to be taught anything other than Standard State […]

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Disgusted teens across the country pose alongside healthy food vending machines to protest absence of tasty snacks

August 14, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin Thanks Michelle! Disgusted teens across the country pose alongside healthy food vending machines to protest absence of tasty snacks First Lady has introduced new rules that saw companies limited in what products they could advertise on signs, vending machines, cups and menu boards on school grounds Food industry spent […]

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Fight the Moral Madness: Read Charles Dickens to Your Kids

August 13, 2014

Email this pageSubmitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Anthony Esolen I recently observed that there must be something odd about someone who likes to play Naming of Parts with the children of strangers, whether it’s a slobbering bachelor down the street who’s friendly with one kid, or a minor governmental functionary who is friendly with two […]

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