Collapse of American education continues

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Natural News) Many Americans are aware that the nation's public education system is bloated, expensive and incompetent, turning out millions of high school graduates who can't read, write more…

Michelle Obama unveils girls education campaign

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Voice of America) U.S. first lady Michelle Obama launched an initiative Saturday at the Global Citizen Festival, an event aimed at raising awareness of global inequality. Obama's new more…

High-school star QB dies after hit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — A New Jersey high-school football player tried to assure his teammates he would be OK, mustering a brave attempt at a thumbs-up as he was lifted more…

Why liberty cannot survive a lack of morality

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2466985" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Samuel Adams[/caption] Crying "No taxation without representation," he instigated the Stamp Act riots and the Boston Tea Party. After the "Boston Massacre," he spread more…

Anti-ISIS artwork banned from free-speech exhibit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Visitors to a London exhibition celebrating freedom of expression this week found plenty of familiar taboo-busting work, from Jamie McCartney's The Great Wall of Vagina, an more…

Secular activist banned to avoid offending Muslims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Independent) A prominent secularist and activist has been barred from speaking at a student union event due to fears her speech would "incite hatred" against Muslim students. more…

Though his children were killed, he never hated

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2466655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Daniel Boone leading settlers through the Cumberland Gap[/caption] Daniel Boone served with George Washington in 1755 during the French and Indian War, under British more…

Black Lives Matter on warpath against Wesleyan University

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2240875" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Black Lives Matter[/caption] A Wesleyan University student who served as an Iraq War veteran and now pens a column for his college newspaper, has more…

Game of tag banned by school district

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2467315" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A school district in Mercer Island, Washington, has banned the game of tag to protect the "emotional safety" of students. (Image: LetsMove.gov)[/caption] It's only more…