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Conservative Students Still Subject To Harassment This Fall

September 29, 2022 by

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By Adam Houser ~ As students return to colleges and universities to start the fall semester, they will experience the usual things that come with higher education in America: tuition bills, exams, classes, meeting new friends, college sports and … bias and censorship. Unfortunately, harassment of those with right-of-center viewpoints on America’s colleges and universities […]

DeSantis: Purpose Of Education Is To Educate, Not ‘Indoctrinate’ Kids

September 12, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Gov. Ron DeSantis spoke about how important it was for parents to reclaim their rights in education, especially following the COVID-19 pandemic. “We’ve seen over the last few years in our country how important policy is, both good and very bad,” DeSantis said at a Heritage Foundation event Friday in Orlando. “There […]

DC Mayor Says No Virtual Learning, Giving Unvaccinated Black Teens Zero Alternative Options

August 26, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ The District of Columbia does not appear to have a contingency plan for unvaccinated students, who are banned from attending schools in person this fall after the first 20 days, according to comments made by Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser Thursday. During a press conference, Bowser, a Democrat, admitted there are […]

Biden’s ‘Forgiveness’ Of Student Loan Debt Isn’t Just A Bailout. It’s A Slap In The Face

August 25, 2022 by

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By Mary Clare Amselem ~ President Joe Biden announced Wednesday that he will launch a massive effort to “forgive” student loan debt for borrowers who still owe. This plan isn’t just a bailout for well-off college degree holders. It’s a slap in the face for hardworking Americans. It’s a slap in the face to the […]

Aren’t We Better Than Minneapolis Teachers Union’s Racist ‘Fire Whites First’ Policy?

August 18, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ A teachers union in Minneapolis recently struck a deal with the city’s school district that explicitly targets whites for firing. Under the new contract negotiated by the union, Minnesota-based outlet Alpha News reported Sunday, “if excessing a teacher who is a member of a population underrepresented among licensed teachers in the […]

Federal Student Loan Boondoggle

August 3, 2022 by

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By Thomas Gallatin ~ Student loan waste was “unexpectedly” high — to the tune of $311 billion. “Free college” was the mantra espoused by radical leftist candidates including Bernie Sanders in his ultimately failed presidential bid. Sanders’s proposal included “forgiving” $1.6 trillion in student loan debt, as he called the cost of higher education a […]

San Francisco’s Language Policing

June 1, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Not content to strip schools of “offensive names” or revel in its feces-filled sidewalks, San Francisco has yet again proven why it’s one of the most insane cities in America by engaging in some pointless language policing. The San Francisco Unified School District announced last Wednesday that it would no longer […]

Ridiculous Federal 4th Grade Reading Tests

May 19, 2022 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ Awhile back there was an interesting blog post about 4th grade reading test results, including how the results varied from school to school and State to State. Since human understanding is my research field, I got interested and did some digging. Here is my whistle blowing research report. This is […]

Pennsylvania College Reins In Free Speech After Hillsdale Professor’s Talk Leaves Left Grumbling

May 2, 2022 by

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By Douglas Blair ~ Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, has given us yet another disturbing example of modern American colleges’ disdain for free speech. David Azerrad, a professor at Hillsdale College’s D.C. campus, gave a lecture at Saint Vincent on April 8, “Black Privilege and Racial Hysteria in Contemporary America,” and the speech rubbed Gary Quinlivan the wrong way. […]

‘Underhanded’: School Invites Students To Observe LGBTQ Day Without Parents’ Knowledge

April 28, 2022 by

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By Virginia Allen ~ Whether you know it or not, your child’s school may have observed a “Day of Silence” on behalf of the LGBTQ movement. The advocacy group GLSEN invited schools across the country to hold a demonstration Friday to show support for LGBTQ students and their allies. GLSEN encouraged participants to “take a […]

Climate Alarmism Posing As Science Education For Children

April 22, 2022 by

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By David Wojick, Ph.D. ~ The new and so-called Next Generation Science Standards are now law for about a third of American children. They say what will be taught in each grade from first grade through high school. At least 20 states have adopted them. See https://ngss.nsta.org/About.aspx for a map. Traditional standards still govern in […]

Big Apple, Bigger Controversy: No Christians Allowed + 1 More

March 27, 2022 by

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Tony Perkins  ~ Big Apple, Bigger Controversy: No Christians Allowed  ~ ‘The Rivers of Blood Flow down the Street’  ~ They were the words of Kathlyn Barrett-Layne had written a book that listed “homosexuality” as one in a series of sins. ~  Not too long ago, there was at least this understanding about hot-button issues: […]

CDC and AAP Congratulate Themselves for Wrecking Children’s Literacy

March 12, 2022 by

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Emmy Griffin  ~ It’s a delusional rewrite of history for which our children are now having to pay. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is now patting itself on the back for its excellent call to mask students in grades K-12. The CDC specifically capitalized on a study that used the state of […]

Scientists Take A Stand Against ‘Woke Math’

December 11, 2021 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Saying two plus two equals four may now be problematic. One of the key aspects of the left-wing cultural revolution that’s taken over America’s most powerful institutions is how it injects its politics and ideology into literally everything. That includes science, and now math. Many states and school districts are embracing […]

The Shameful Abuse Of Children Via Climate Alarm Indoctrination

November 18, 2021 by

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By Dr. John Happs ~ Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumoured by many. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Hindu Prince Gautama Siddhartha. (563-483 BCE) Climate science is complex and […]

6 Takeaways From Emails Revealing White House Role In Targeting Parents Who Disagree With School Boards

November 17, 2021 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The president of the National School Boards Association says that a White House meeting prompted Attorney General Merrick Garland to direct the FBI to investigate parents who disagree with their local school boards over issues such as critical race theory, gender identity, and mask mandates. Members of the NSBA board speculated […]

NY Times Wonders ‘What Have Kids Lost?’ From Schools They Helped Keep Shut

September 15, 2021 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The latest New York Times Sunday Magazine cover story “What Have Kids Lost?” consists of interviews with six education experts discussing how some American children have suffered through over a year and half without being inside a classroom because of Covid restrictions in some areas. The discussion was introduced by a reliably […]

Confronting Yet Another Indoctrinating School Year

September 15, 2021 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Labor Day is over, and millions of American children are back in school for their first in-person classes since March 2020. They and their parents are dealing with anxiety and mixed emotions that promise to make this academic year far more stressful than most. Students and families are being thrown into […]

$3.5T Reconciliation Bill Would Lavish Hundreds Of Billions On Nanny State Education

September 11, 2021 by

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By Lindsey Burke ~ The massive, unprecedented $3.5 trillion budget reconciliation bill making its way through Congress includes education spending on an equally unprecedented scale. In all, the plan would spend some $761 billion on education and workforce programs, on par with total annual education spending from all sources—federal, state, and local. The bulk of […]

Marxism Underpins Black Lives Matter Agenda

September 8, 2021 by

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By Mike Gonzalez ~ You may not hear as much now about Black Lives Matter as you did in the fateful year of 2020, but rest assured, it is still deeply affecting key aspects of our lives today. The divisive critical race theory conflicts flaring across the country are a legacy of BLM. So is […]

Antifa Teacher’s Indoctrination Attempts Should Outrage – And Mobilize – Public School Parents

September 4, 2021 by

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By Mary Clare Amselem ~ “Public schools are trying to indoctrinate our kids!” When parents hear statements like this, all too often they dismiss it as a right-wing conspiracy theory. But the evidence is piling up that shows this is not just a theory, and it’s time for parents to start taking indoctrination in school […]

Hijacking Natural Gas #2

August 26, 2021 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Mark Mathis of The Clear Energy Alliance ~ When you hear a new study or report on anything do you believe it? We don’t, not without checking opposing views. We also want to know who paid for the study, but that information is often hidden. Does that inspire […]

By Relocating ‘Racist’ Rock, University Fancies Itself A Social Justice Warrior

August 11, 2021 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ It’s not just racist birds. Now woke activists are triggered by racist rocks. The University of Wisconsin-Madison moved a 75-ton boulder Friday that had been placed on campus a century ago to honor geologist and educator Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, the school’s president from 1887 to 1892. The university relocated Chamberlin Rock, […]

China, Universities And Climate Change

July 1, 2021 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Mark Mathis of The Clear Energy Alliance ~ Who loves climate hysteria? China does! And so do American universities. Why, you ask? Because China is pumping billions of dollars into America’s elite academic institutions. A sizable portion of that cash goes to “research” into the “climate crisis” narrative. […]