College 'free speech zones' take major hit from court

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_4625358" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Kevin Shaw[/caption] A court in California has delivered a major blow to the use of restrictive "free speech zones" by colleges, which often relegate unwanted more…

Daniel Webster's most profound thought

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2840854" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Daniel Webster[/caption] One of the five greatest Senators in U.S. history, the state of New Hampshire placed his statue in the U.S. Capitol's Statuary more…

'Horror house' has some targeting homeschooling

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) -- David Turpin, administrator and principal of a Southern California private school operated out of his home, gave it an inviting name: Sandcastle Day School. The engineer more…

This is heavy: Colleges dropping 'Fat studies'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUS REFORM) — The recent proliferation of “fat studies” courses appears to be running out of steam, with many colleges nixing the classes from their curricula after media more…

How did Jews write all these Christmas carols?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PALM BEACH DAILY NEWS) -- White Christmas. Silver Bells. Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer. The Christmas Song (aka Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire ...) All are inextricably connected more…

A battle so famous, they turned it into a movie

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4043581" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Battle of Cowpens[/caption] "The bloody butcher" is what colonists called British Colonel Banastre Tarleton. He let his dragoons bayonet and hack hundreds of surrendering more…