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Teachers beware: Your unions have turned our schools into war zones

by Rebecca Friedrichs  | November 18, 2019 07:00 AM America’s public schools are no longer safe thanks to “equity” anti-discipline policies that embolden aggressors at the expense of their victims. Diego Stolz, a precious 13-year old boy from California, is the … Continue reading

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Sacrificing advanced academic programs for diversity’s sake | The College Fix

Way back during my first few years of teaching, a fourth-year educator at an adjacent district took to the pages of Delaware’s largest daily to rip his superintendent (who later became the state’s education secretary) and school district for “continuing a policy … Continue reading

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University of Missouri sued for violating conservative donor’s mandate | The College Fix

The University of Missouri faces a multi-million dollar lawsuit for allegedly not adhering to the requirements of a conservative donor’s gift. In 2002, financier Sherlock Hibbs gave the school $5 million with the proviso that the money “fund six professorships at the … Continue reading

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Cruelty to Black Students, by Walter E.Williams | Creators Syndicate

September 21, 2016 Last year’s college news was about demands for safe spaces, trigger warnings and bans on insensitivity. This year’s college news is about black student demands for segregated campus housing and other racially segregated campus spaces and programs. … Continue reading

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The Astonishing Ignorance of Young Adults | Restoring Liberty

October 27, 2016/by Walter E. Williams Do you wonder why Sen. Bernie Sanders and his ideas are so popular among American college students? The answer is that they, like so many other young people who think they know it all, are … Continue reading

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Why Schools Don’t Educate – The Natural Child Project

by John Taylor Gatto I accept this award on behalf of all the fine teachers I’ve known over the years who’ve struggled to make their transactions with children honorable ones, men and women who are never complacent, always questioning, always … Continue reading

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Pew: 3 in 4 Americans Have Trouble Discerning Between Fact and Opinion | Intellectual Takeout

Annie Holmquist | June 19, 2018       A few years ago, the ACT released a study showing that K-12 teachers and college instructors believe discerning between fact and opinion is one of the most important things students can learn. Unfortunately, less than 20 … Continue reading

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