New York students flee Common Core

by Cheryl Chumley -- An overwhelming majority of students in many New York school districts – backed by parents and even some teachers' unions – have rebelled against Common Core federal standards more…

School snubs Christianity in 'be Muslim' assignment

by Leo Hohmann --   [caption id="attachment_1791085" align="aligncenter" width="596"] The Muslim Student Association, set up as a front group for the Muslim Brotherhood, has developed a high profile on many high school more…

'Atheism is unknown here'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1904245" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Benjamin Franklin[/caption] On April 17, 1790, the son of a poor candle-maker died. The 15th of 17 children, he apprenticed as a printer and more…

Challenge to 'under God' handed 5th straight loss

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_1905245" align="aligncenter" width="621"] Jones family[/caption] A challenge to two words in the Pledge of Allegiance, "under God," has ended with the atheist organization that brought the complaint more…

School clubs OK unless they're pro-life

by Bob Unruh -- An Iowa high student barred from establishing a pro-life club on campus because the subject is "controversial" is threatening legal action, arguing her club has the same constitutional more…