Category Archives: Education

Education or Edjukashun?

By Alan Caruba My father used to say that there was no defense against stupidity. He was a very smart man. When he entered kindergarten in the early 1900’s, he spoke his parent’s native language of Italian. The teacher seated … Continue reading

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Ruining Our Youth, Our Future

By Alan Caruba Those of us who grew up in the 1940s and 50s almost universally look back on those days with great fondness. Born into an era that saw the end of the Depression and living as children through … Continue reading

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Shocking Story of Gay Porn as Required Reading in High School

by Warner Todd Huston The story of an Illinois high school making a gay pornographic play required reading for seniors has been reported since March 7th, but it has been ignored for the most part with only a handful of … Continue reading

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ADF: Calif. law eliminates “gender” roles, creates safety hazard for women and children

ADF and allies file lawsuit challenging SB 777   SAN DIEGO — Attorneys with the Alliance Defense Fund and Advocates for Faith and Freedom filed a lawsuit Tuesday in federal court to challenge the constitutionality of California Senate Bill 777.  … Continue reading

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Will Californians Face Social Chaos Imposed by Politicians?

By Jim Kouri "I shudder to think how millions of California children will be led astray, how marriage will be destroyed, and how immorality will step on the neck of morality if Arnold Schwarzenegger signs five anti-family bills into law. … Continue reading

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A Little Knowledge Is a Dangerous Thing

by Nancy Salvato "A little learning is a dangerous thing; drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring: there shallow draughts intoxicate the brain, and drinking largely sobers us again." — Alexander Pope Around this time last year I participated … Continue reading

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Imus and Virginia Tech

by Thomas E. Brewton The inconsistency of atheistic materialism. There's more there than Marx allowed for. Our thoroughly secularized society explains events and behavior, human nature itself, as the product of the material conditions of living and earning a living, … Continue reading

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A Change of (Commencement) Address

Shaping young minds…or is it twisting? by Thomas Lindaman One of the perks of being a celebrity is being asked to give public speeches, including the occasional commencement address for a high school or institution of higher learning. Of course, … Continue reading

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Californina Colleges: Bible Verses Contaminate Textbooks

High School students in California who use textbooks that include references to Christian viewpoints may not be allowed into the University of Californian system. According to Robert Dynes, UC president, Biblical verses and Christian perspectives in textbooks do not qualify for core requirements, … Continue reading

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1953 versus 2006: The Times Have Changed

I thought you would enjoy this clever juxtaposition of the way problems were dealt with in 1953 as compared to 2006. I don't know the author, but it's very entertaining. ~ Alan Caruba 1953 versus 2006 Scenario: Jack pulls into school parking … Continue reading

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