'Muslim Mafia' trains teachers to combat 'Islamophobia'

by Art Moore -- [caption id="attachment_4616898" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Philadelphia City Hall (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)[/caption] The Philadelphia School District invited the controversial Council on American Islamic Relations – which claims to be a more…

Slavery-simulation game causes outcry at school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AZCENTRAL) -- Use of an online game that simulates slavery has shocked and upset some Phoenix Elementary School District parents who say the tool trivializes a complex and more…

Even Plato knew how tyrants arise

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2516655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Plato[/caption] Plato was a Greek philosopher who lived in the city-state of Athens. In 380 B.C., Plato wrote "The Republic," where he described in more…

How far back in history do haunted houses go?

by Patty Ann Malley -- [caption id="attachment_4620760" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ghost up close or haunting hood-wink?[/caption] Ghost stories: Nothing new under the sun Displaced souls or mindful manipulation drive many to seek and even more…

Students demand protection from 'hurtful' ideas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUS REFORM) — Students at Amherst College recently protested the mere presence of a conservative speaker, saying students shouldn’t have to “feel afraid for their safety.” They found more…

Conservative student paper called 'propaganda'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE COLLEGE FIX) — The chair of Wake Forest University’s publications committee did not have many nice things to say about the conservative student-run newspaper on campus. “Negative more…