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‘Dicember’ school sign goes a week before anyone notices it’s riddled with mistakes

‘Dicember’ school sign goes a week before anyone notices it’s riddled with mistakes

Related Stories PATERSON, N.J. – An elementary school principal in New Jersey was removed from her position after a school board member pointed out a horribly misspelled sign that greeted students at the school for a week. “Dicember 2014,” read the sign at Public School Number Twenty in Paterson. “18 Progress reepor “23 Dismissal 1:00-PM “24 – 31 (the one was backwards) School Closed.” Paterson school board member Corey L. Teague posted a picture […]

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New Jersey 10-year-old explains why Common Core tests are ‘nonsense’

New Jersey 10-year-old explains why Common Core tests are ‘nonsense’

Related Stories MONTCLAIR, N.J. – A New Jersey 10-year-old is getting a lot of attention after delivering a speech to her local school board about the reasons she thinks Common Core testing is “nonsense.” Elizabeth Blaine, whose mother Sarah Blaine is former teacher and attorney who writes and education blog, attended the Montclair School Board meeting Monday to weigh in on a proposal that would allow parents to opt their children out of Common […]

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Students demand law profs. eliminate traumatic, ‘triggering’ rape law lessons

Students demand law profs. eliminate traumatic, ‘triggering’ rape law lessons

Law school students want to eliminate rape law from the curriculum because it is too traumatic, according to Harvard Law prof. Jeannie Suk. Suk says that removing rape law from classes will only hurt victims of sexual violence. Law school students are demanding professors eliminate rape law from the curriculum because it’s too traumatic, according to one Harvard Law professor. Professor Jeannie Suk penned an op-ed in The New Yorker decrying students’ hesitancy to […]

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LSU prayer service attacked by LGBT activists

LSU prayer service attacked by LGBT activists

Students and professors at Louisiana State University (LSU) are protesting a prayer and fasting service featuring Gov. Bobby Jindal (R), because they say the host organization is a “hate group.” The service, a call to prayer for a nation in crisis called “ The Response ,” was largely paid for by the American Family Association (AFA), a religious, socially conservative group that supports traditional marriage. “I hope those coming to protest will come out […]

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NEA’s ‘social justice award’ like Miley Cyrus giving a medal for modesty

NEA’s ‘social justice award’ like Miley Cyrus giving a medal for modesty

Related Stories TUSTIN, Calif. – A teachers union giving an award for social justice is like Miley Cyrus handing out a medal for modesty. The term “ social justice ” has gone through many permutations over the centuries, but these days it refers essentially to a progressive vision of the world. Its paramount issues include income inequality, sexual discrimination, the mere existence of the Koch brothers and a whole gaggle of “rights.” (Interesting that […]

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Chicago teacher arrested for choking multiple students

Chicago teacher arrested for choking multiple students

Related Stories CHICAGO – A Chicago substitute teacher faces multiple misdemeanor assault charges after he alleged choked several students at a local elementary school. “He started choking me, slammed me against the wall, and my nose was in the board,” a 7-year-old alleged victim told ABC . Abdul Muztar, 64, is charged with five counts of battery after an alleged incident at Sabin Magnet School last Friday, though further details on the case are […]

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Students shocked to learn Hillary’s a Rich Old One Percenter

Students shocked to learn Hillary’s a Rich Old One Percenter

Maggie Lit over at Campus reform has a post up with a video of college students answering answering questions about Hillary Clinton’s age and driving record..     Students shocked to learn Hillary Clinton’s age It comes as a surprise to Millennials that Hillary Clinton, the front runner for the Democratic Party’s 2016 presidential nomination, […]

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Khalid to CIA: The Liberal Media, The Country Will Turn on You

Khalid to CIA: The Liberal Media, The Country Will Turn on You

Khalid Sheik Mohammed, the mastermind of the 9/11 terrorist attacks that killed almost 3,000 people, warned the CIA – specifically Dr. James Mitchell – that ‘the country, the liberal media will turn on you.” And they did. Dr. Mitchell said the Senate investigation seemed like a secret tribunal. They didn’t bother to talk to anyone in the CIA and then they ‘release a report which stirs up the crazies’. He said ‘how many times have you had […]

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University gives president a $330K raise she doesn’t want

University gives president a $330K raise she doesn’t want

Related Stories EAST LANSING, Mich. – Michigan State University trustees approved a salary increase from $520,000 to $750,000 for President Lou Anna Simon. The 44 percent base income raise, which also includes an annual $100,000 “retention bonus,” came over her objections. “This is not what I requested,” Simon said, according to MLive . “Trustee (Joel) Ferguson and other members of the board were very clear that they were my bosses in this regard and this […]

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School: Drunk teacher ‘roughhousing with students during Pledge of Allegiance’

School: Drunk teacher ‘roughhousing with students during Pledge of Allegiance’

Related Stories SOUTHINGTON, Conn. – School officials say a disturbing pattern of behavior led them to remove a teacher from the classroom under suspicion he was intoxicated. The school says it pulled John Hansen from class after “acting in an unprofessional manner,” but documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act indicate that explanation is a bit of an understatement. The Hartford Courant reports the Spanish teacher was caught on surveillance video “veering in […]

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Students ask profs to drop finals for black peers, shame responses on social media

Students ask profs to drop finals for black peers, shame responses on social media

Oberlin students have collected more than 1,000 signatures on a petition that asks the college’s president to discontinue the standard grading system this semester. Students have emailed professors the link to the petition and have posted their responses on social media. Oberlin College students have requested the college suspend their standard grading system as students have been too involved in protests of the recent shooting deaths of three black males—Eric Garner, Michael Brown, and […]

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CUNY’s Dramatic Fall: From the Unification of John Jay to the Anarchy of Frances Fox Piven

CUNY’s Dramatic Fall: From the Unification of John Jay to the Anarchy of Frances Fox Piven

A clear picture of where we came from and where we are headed as a country can be seen in the dramatic changes that have taken place in John Jay College. What it once stood for and what it stands for now are diametrically opposed. This week, two hundred and 28 years ago, on December 21st, 1784, one of our Founding Fathers, John Jay (pictured above), became the first U.S. Secretary of State for foreign affairs. […]

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Ivy League president participates in Ferguson ‘die-in’, offends campus police

Ivy League president participates in Ferguson ‘die-in’, offends campus police

UPenn president Amy Gutmann participated in a “die-in” protest alongside students at her holiday party with on-duty campus police officers in attendance. The head of the UPenn police officers’ union called her actions a “slap in the face.” The student protesters had crashed Gutmann’s holiday party before she joined in their protest. The University of Pennsylvania’s president is under fire from campus police after she participated in a “die-in” protest with students. UPenn student […]

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Mount Holyoke students say ‘black on black’ crime doesn’t exist

Mount Holyoke students say ‘black on black’ crime doesn’t exist

Yvonne Dean-Bailey Campus Reform In response to the non-indictment of Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Mo., students have erected a bulletin board claiming “black on black” crime is a myth. The board has been placed in one of Mount Holyoke College’s larger dorms. Black on black crime doesn’t exist, according to a bulletin board at […]

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