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Adam Lanza Is the Fault of Homeschoolers

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Beware the homeschoolers! Worse than robbing us blind, homeschoolers will kill us all! From World Net Daily: Adam Lanza, 20, has been described as being “dark and disturbed” before his death. He coldly murdered his own mother in their expensive

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When Opposing Censorship Is Cover for Unions?

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When I wrote “When Opposing Censorship Is Cover for It,” I took the story at face value that there was a huge dispute over curriculum. The school board voted to teach a certain way and the students objected.litle However, it

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When Opposing Censorship is Cover for It

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This story in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer claims to be about opposing censorship: “Denver area students walk out of school in protest.” Hundreds of students walked out of classrooms around suburban Denver on Tuesday in protest over a conservative-led school board

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Liberal Hate on Teacher; You’ll Never Guess Why

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Since we have seen how Rush Limbaugh elicits hatred by simply being generous, perhaps we should point out that such Liberal hate is not as uncommon as people want you to think. So I invite you to turn your attention

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Common Core, One Symptom of a Terminal Disease

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Common Core is a single symptom of the terminal disease called federalization of education. Those who focus solely on Common Core will once again witness the educational system succumb to federal control of academic standards, curriculum, testing, student loans, teacher-preparation

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Constitutional Literacy – Does It Matter?

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Pop quiz:  What holiday do Americans celebrate on September 17?  If you said, “Constitution Day” congratulations!  You are among a very small minority of Americans who know something of their history.  But, is that really important?  Why celebrate the Constitution? 

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School’s Zero Tolerance Policy Treats Words as Drugs

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A student was foolish enough to 1) use drugs, 2) write about it in personal journal, and 3) lose the journal at her school. As a result, the school authorities got hold of her personal notebook. The school then, 1)

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More Income, More Debt, Less Wealth: Student Loan Poverty

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In case you missed it Bloomberg.com reported at the end of last week on student loan poverty: “College Debt Leaves Generation X Grads Less Wealthy Than Parents.” Most college-educated 30- and 40-somethings earn more than their parents did at the

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Grenade launchers for your local public school?

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Some government decision-makers think your local public school should have M16s, grenade launchers, and armored vehicles.   Is there something in the regulations that says all government workers have to be on drugs to do the job? We have lost

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The California Version of Sharia Law

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Behold the secularist/atheist’s version of Sharia Law. Christianity Today asks: “Will InterVarsity Losing Cal State Standoff Be Tipping Point for Campus Ministries Nationwide?” Despite a year’s worth of persuasion and a New York Times article that sparked widespead support this summer, InterVarsity

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ACLU Threats - Obstacles or Opportunities? Something to Think About

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Dealing with ACLU threats has helped me think about how we should deal with opposition. Do you find yourself discouraged over the sheer volume of battles we face as progressives continue to interfere in so many areas of our personal

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Don't Be Manipulated by the Hitler Bush Smear

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I don’t think the Hitler Bush comparison was intended to manipulate conservatives, but it may still do so. It should also alert us to the possibility that a Republican might be attacked in order to get Conservatives to rally around

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