'Crimes of the Educators' author dies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Veteran writer and education expert Samuel Blumenfeld has died. Blumenfeld, whose latest book, co-authored with Alex Newman, "Crimes of the Educators: How Utopians Are Using Government Schools to more…

Vince Vaughn unloads in favor of guns

by -NO AUTHOR- --   [caption id="attachment_2071315" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Actor Vince Vaughn[/caption] The Columbine High School shooting took 15 lives. Virginia Tech's holocaust took another 33. And at Sandy Hook, the toll more…

Teacher 'shows off pix of breast enhancement'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="l4dTBndTqA7X3v7ah5W97i4FfGsZBh6N" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (THE SMOKING GUN) — Police are investigating a Virginia high school teacher who allegedly showed several students before and after photos of her breast enlargement more…

Justice studying 'far-right' social-media use

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FREE BEACON) The Department of Justice is concentrating on “far-right” groups in a new study of social media usage aimed at combatting violent extremism. The Justice Department’s National more…

School cafeteria bosses reject USDA recipes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="t4eHlmdTogeArzTLftnL2noGBq2ovZyn" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) New federal school cafeteria recipes designed to support first lady Michelle Obama's health mandate don't meet the government's demands for colorful veggies, low more…

College scrubs Hastert's name amid scandal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="VmdnlmdTpodUfqstfqlOXbjH5Up5gZxa" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (THE HILL) Wheaton College announced on Sunday that it is renaming an academic research center honoring former Speaker Dennis Hastert (R-Ill.), according to The Associated more…

Was America founded on Christian religion?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2062085" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Barbary Pirates[/caption] The Treaty of Tripoli is of particular interest as secularists attempt to use its wording as a definitive expression of the intent more…

High school cancels valedictorian's speech

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="A4dHhmdTqcKEMNtob8RIDl-SAmjpycYg" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (NEWS.YAHOO) — Colorado senior Evan Young was a model student. He finished his high school career with an impressive 4.5 GPA and a scholarship to more…

Students: Revise texts to show 'crimes against humanity'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="gwZjRndTpM89ewM_8-cheFQMevyPmyun" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (KPIX-TV) A group of students at Los Altos High School want California history textbooks revised, claiming the current textbooks don't tell the whole story. The more…