Law schools losing relevance in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Law schools across the country are facing their lowest enrollment numbers in years, causing some to slash their budgets and revamp their programs in an effort more…

Army cadets complain: These high heels are killin' me!

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1927835" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Male ROTC cadets at Temple University don red heels to draw attention to sexual violence against women.[/caption] Male cadets with the ROTC at Arizona more…

Flannel-wearing students hold 'Anti-Gay Day' protest

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer 3WzJAXMl] Pennsylvania high school students responded to a Gay-Straight Alliance "Day of Silence" anti-bullying event with a campaign of their own – an "Anti-Gay Day" protest marked more…

Elementary students taught transgender story

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1926955" align="aligncenter" width="609"] Jazz Jennings wrote "I Am Jazz" at age 14.[/caption] Mitchell Primary School children in Kittery, Maine, were read a story about a little transgender more…

Muslim rule: 'Rags, wretchedness, poverty, dirt'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1923165" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Samuel Clemens, known as Mark Twain[/caption] "Mark Twain," a river measurement meaning 12 feet deep, was the pen name of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, who more…

Cops tackle vet who stopped flag desecration

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) A U.S. veteran was detained but not charged Friday after she intervened in a university protest where demonstrators were walking on the American flag. Cell phone more…

3 shot in Chicago, city of gun control

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1922835" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rahm Emanuel[/caption] Two men, 35 and 24, and a woman, 22, were shot and wounded Monday morning about a block from the University of more…

The 'unspeakable glory' that fueled missionary

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1916025" align="aligncenter" width="600"] David Brainerd[/caption] Born in Haddam, Connecticut, April 20, 1718, his parents died while he was a young teenager. He attempted farming, but on July more…

Middle Eastern children deprived of education

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Trust.org) Worsening conflicts, poverty and gender discrimination in the Middle East and North Africa are driving 21 million children and young adolescents out of school, two United Nations more…