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

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="IyYjRudDoEz-qO0vzf-IgVP45GtPomEh" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] 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 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…

Kids with ADHD must squirm to learn, study says

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EurekaAlert!) For decades, frustrated parents and teachers have barked at fidgety children with ADHD to "Sit still and concentrate!" But new research shows that if you want ADHD more…