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Only in Duryea, Pittston, Pa.

September 12, 2017 by

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Only in Duryea, Pa. If you are in a jazzy wheelchair you cannot get into the Duryea borough council meetings because the lift they use for people who cannot use the steps is not even close to CODE or size needed for an electric wheelchair. Only in Duryea do you scan the morning classified to […]

Colleges Look To Create Sanctuary Campuses For Illegal Immigrant Students

November 23, 2016 by

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By Leah Jessen ~ Presidents from at least two colleges have pledged to make their campuses safe havens for illegal immigrant students. “We steadfastly support all members of our community regardless of their immigration status,” John Kroger, president of Reed College in Portland, Oregon, said last week in an announcement that his college will be […]

We Must Break Teachers Unions, Get School Choice

August 5, 2015 by

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By Star Parker ~ By now, a good portion of America knows that Planned Parenthood engages in trafficking of organs obtained from the unborn infants they destroy in their abortion industry. Planned Parenthood’s director of medical research, Dr. Deborah Nucatola, was captured on tape describing, in a most matter-of-fact way, these gruesome activities as she […]

Stupefying Generations Of Americans

May 20, 2015 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ I used the verb “stupefying” to describe a long process in our nation’s schools that has produced several generations of Americans, dumbed down and resulting in more than half who are functionally illiterate, nor can do math, and, as a recent headline reported “Student’s Results in Social Studies Stagnate.” “U.S. middle-school […]

The Future Is in The Hands Of These Students

May 11, 2015 by

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So then, just who did win the Civil War, and, from an even earlier time, who did those early Americans seek to gain Independence from? All of that, and more, is part of History now, and is taught in the early years of schooling. American students go through their schooling, learning all this. The ones […]

Burger King’s Move a Sign of Deteriorating Business Climate + More – Daily Digest

August 27, 2014 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Experience teaches, that men are often so much governed by what they are accustomed to see and practice, that the simplest and most obvious improvements … are adopted with hesitation, reluctance, and slow gradations. The spontaneous transition to new pursuits, in a community long habituated to different ones, may be […]

End Compulsory Education

July 20, 2013 by

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By Edward Cline ~ My formal education effectively ended in the eighth grade. I attended a Catholic parochial school for eight years. I do retain memories of that experience, some of them not so fondly but now recalled with humor. One is of a nun aptly named Sister Barbarossa, of the order of St. Joseph, […]