Former slaves, these women had 1 thing in common

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4632063" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sojourner Truth - Harriet Tubman[/caption] Born a slave in New York in 1797, she spoke only Dutch until sold around the age of 9, more…

Mom calls for school to ban 'Sleeping Beauty'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) A mother has asked for Sleep Beauty to be removed from the classes of younger children at her son's primary school as it promotes “inappropriate” sexual more…

Christian colleges re-evaluate 'ring by spring'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Chronicle of Higher Education) It was "surreal" for Nikki Garns when Cedric Martin got on one knee in Pennsylvania’s Caledonia State Park, framed by a beautiful waterfall and more…

Why the Founding Fathers were against the feds

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2183125" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Signing of the Declaration of Independence[/caption] Did anti-federalists foresee the likes of Castro, Kim Jong-un, King Abdullah, Mugabe, Omar al-Bashir, Idi Amin, Pol Pot, more…

Holiday hugs under fire from Girl Scouts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Item) Holidays may be a time for family members to hug each other, but when it comes to kids hugging relatives, the Girl Scouts of America are more…

Mom documenting classroom bullying charged with felony

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4632686" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Sarah Sims[/caption] Schools tout their zero-tolerance policies regarding campus bullying, but you can't convince Sarah Sims, a Norfolk, Virginia, mother of a 9-year-old fourth-grader, that more…