Schools nabbed for hiding Common Core detail

by Bob Unruh -- Common Core, the federal education-standards initiative, can't stay out of the headlines. Black leaders have called it racist, and it's been slammed by politicians such as Louisiana Gov. more…

What happens with the 'tyranny of the majority'?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2440985" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Fisher Ames[/caption] He sat next to George Washington in the pew at St. Paul's Chapel in New York during the religious service following Washington's more…

Players: Coach told us to hit football official

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Their intentions on the now-viral video were clear: Two Texas high school football players targeted a game official. They've now admitted it. First, Victor Rojas came from more…

University of California scraps speech code

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) The University of California's regents voted Thursday to scrap a proposed speech code after protests from free speech groups who called it a form of censorship, more…

Washington's prophecies: The evils of power

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2234395" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Washington kneeling in prayer[/caption] "The Lord of the Rings" by J.R.R. Tolken describes man's insatiable lust for "the Ring of Power": "Always remember more…

School commands coach to stop praying with team

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2441815" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bremerton, Washington assistant high school football coach Joe Kennedy has been forbidden by school officials from discussing anything religious with his team. (Image: Facebook, more…

Authorities defend schoolboy's 'hoax-bomb' arrest

by Bob Unruh -- Since 9/11, the policy in the United States regarding suspicious activities, according to the Department of Homeland Security, is that if you "See something, say something." "Across the more…