The extent to which Americans are currently exaggerating the risk of terrorism has been heightened by some other disturbing social factors, among them poor education and racism.
Congress Reauthorizes Program That Provides Federal Funds For Schools That Discriminate On The Basis Of Religion
Republicans claim to object to abuse of Big Government power. Nonetheless, all but 8 of them voted in favor of this bill to allow religious groups to run roughshod over students’ First Amendment rights.
Why should we allow a person with Rand Paul’s animosity to learning to become President of the United States?
Amendment Number: S.Amdt. 2093 to S.Amdt. 2089 to S. 1177 (Every Child Achieves Act of 2015) Statement of Purpose: To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools. When Rand Paul announced his candidacy for the 2016 Republican
Over the weekend, Rick Perry issued a challenge to Hillary Clinton. He tweeted that “Americans want results not rhetoric.” As Governor of Texas, Rick Perry certainly got results. – At the end of his term of Governor, Texas began to lose tens of thousands of
Yesterday, I noted that the 21st Century war in Iraq has cost the United States 818 billion dollars, in addition to the loss of life, the loss of health, the loss of stability and the loss of trust. Forget all the unquantifiable losses for a
My first reaction upon seeing this hands-on exhibit was digust: shouldn’t some exhibitions be hands-off? My second reaction was a different kind of disgust: who wants to eat refreshments next to an 8-foot-high section of bowel? My third reaction turned to the inevitable jokes about
If you would rather see the USA spend money on education than on gigantic machines of war, vote for Bernie Sanders for President.
If you are not represented by one of the above members of the U.S. House of Representatives, contact the office of your member of Congress through the switchboard at (202) 224-3121 and ask my your U.S. Representative isn’t willing to support H.R. 2268, to stand against violence against children in schools.
… but not so much that it needs to encourage girls to learn about science. The notice below, urging parents to “Stimulate boys’ interest”, is from an advertisement for microscopes, telescopes, and other scientific equipment by Edmund Scientific Co. in the March 1958 issue of
The University of Maine, the University of Dayton, Stanford University, and Syracuse University are just a few among the schools that have already chosen to divest, driving down the stock price of fossil fuel companies. Watch for more to join the list.