School-board member attacked canvassing for votes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — After knocking on thousands of doors through the course of five political campaigns, the longtime Fairfax County School Board member and aspiring county supervisor has her more…

Plot to 'fix' failing test scores exposed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — A smoking-gun memo proves that a Queens high school improperly used its own teachers to change Regents test scores in a bid to boost its graduation more…

Teachers' union endorses Hillary's 2016 presidential bid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="IxaTU2djp3F_n3EGsZqqghdmZlY6MO8M" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (Associated Press) Hillary Rodham Clinton has won the endorsement of the American Federation of Teachers. It's the first major labor union to make an endorsement more…

Did this man discover the secret of science?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2209095" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Washington Carver[/caption] George Washington Carver was born a slave during the Civil War, possibly around the date of July 12, 1865, but there more…

Divine rights cannot be erased by mortal power

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2208355" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr[/caption] He intentionally fired into the air, but his political rival, Vice President Aaron Burr, took deadly aim more…

Louie Gohmert reminds: Democrats were party of slavery

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="JkeHk0djqKX_UySqkbj5qXawOueFqtTc" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Rep. Louie Gohmert took to the House floor to deliver an impassioned speech about history, with a lesson on hypocrisy, reminding the nation and those more…

Great evils flow when power is in hands of a few

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2087895" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Andrew Jackson[/caption] Milton Friedman stated: "Concentrated power is not rendered harmless by the good intentions of those who create it." Over the objections of more…

Affirmative-consent contract – take photo before sex

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hoeGk0djoEECbU1fqwbIZp0VICMWXAme" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (National Review) A "yes means yes" advocacy group, the Affirmative Consent Project, is instructing college students to take a picture with a contract before they more…