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Judge continues suit by black teacher punished after criticizing ‘white privilege’ lessons

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 15:29
ST. PAUL, Minn. – A U.S. District Judge refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a black teacher in the St. Paul school district who alleges administrators retaliated against him for criticizing the district’s ineffective, race-based school discipline policies. U.S. District Judge Susan Richard Nelson denied a motion by St. Paul Public Schools to dismiss […]

Supreme Court to hear case on forced union fees as Big Labor prepares for defeat

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 18:38
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Labor unions are preparing for the worst after the U.S. Supreme Court last week announced it would consider a case that could have serious financial implications for Big Labor. President Trump’s appointment of conservative-leaning Justice Neil Gorsuch has tiled the court to the right, and labor leaders are concerned that the case, […]

CA middle school flies American flag upside down for whole day by ‘mistake’

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 18:35
LOS ALTOS, Calif. – Locals are calling out a California middle school after they allege it flew the American flag upside down for an entire school day, though officials claim otherwise. Blach Intermediate School Principal Bhavna Narula confirmed to Fox News’ Todd Starnes that the American flag was recently posted upside down on the school’s […]

WY high school takes fire over English quiz answer about ‘shooting at Trump’

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 18:26
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. – A Wyoming high school is under fire after parents exposed an online student quiz that offered “shooting at Trump” as one of the multiple choice answers. An unidentified English teacher at Jackson Hole High School gave students a multiple choice quiz on Thursday about George Orwell’s novel “Animal Farm” that included […]

‘Vigorous investigation’ reveals ‘noose’ on campus was dropped shoelace

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 15:32
EAST LANSING, Mich. – After a “vigorous investigation,” Michigan State University’s campus police determined that a noose reportedly hung outside of a student’s dorm room was not the “racial incident” that it seemed. MSU President Lou Anna Simon issued a statement Wednesday morning about an alleged “racial incident” at Holden Hall reported by a student […]

School’s ‘Witnessing Whiteness’ program teaches pre-k students to focus on race

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 19:49
ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Officials at the College School in St. Louis want all of their students – from pre-kindergarten to eighth grade – to focus on race, an effort that ties in with Witnessing Whiteness teacher training program at the “progressive” independent school. Only about 26 percent of students at the College School identify […]

Bright blue NERF gun triggers lockdown at CA community college

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 19:40
LIVERMORE, Calif. – An East Bay community college went into a lockdown and police ordered students to “shelter in place” Wednesday over a report of a student with a rifle in his backpack on campus. Around 10:45 a.m., a faculty member at Las Positas College reported what she believed to be a partially concealed rifle […]

School calls air ambulance for teen who ate marijuana brownie

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 13:23
MODESTO, Calif. – Davis High School officials called an air ambulance on Monday for a student in urgent need of medical attention, only to find out later she ate marijuana brownies with other students at school. The student came into the school office on Monday complaining that she hit her head during lunchtime, and school […]

Elementary teacher takes knee during morning Pledge of Allegiance

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 13:22
LITTLETON, Mass. – A Massachusetts elementary school is apologizing to parents after a substitute teacher took a knee during the Pledge of Allegiance, then explained her political perspective to students. The incident occurred Thursday morning at Russell Street Elementary School in Littleton, where a substitute teacher knelt in protest during the pledge, then explained why […]

HS football players kicked off team, forced to strip off jerseys on field, after anthem protests

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 13:20
HOUSTON, Texas – Two players on the Victory & Praise Christian Academy’s varsity football team will be sitting out the rest of the season after they defied their coach’s request not to protest during the national anthem. Cedric Ingram-Lewis and his cousin Larry McCullough sent a message at Friday’s game against Providence Classical, with Lewis […]

‘Black Students United’ complains about too many Caribbean, African blacks on campus

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 13:18
ITHACA, N.Y. – A group of black students want Cornell University to focus more on recruiting blacks from the United States, rather than African or Caribbean students, among many other demands. “Black Students United” – which represents people of the “African diaspora” – penned a letter to university administration recently in response to allegations that […]

MA elementary cancels Halloween costume parade because inclusion

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 18:53
NEEDHAM, Mass. – A Massachusetts elementary school canceled its student Halloween celebrations this week in the name of inclusion. In years past, Mitchell Elementary School in Needham celebrated Halloween with class parties and a parade of kids in costumes, but this year administrators put the kibosh on the festivities because some families keep kids home […]

Girls soccer team at Maine high school kneels to protest national anthem

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 13:52
KITTERY, Maine – Nine girls on the Traip Academy varsity soccer team took a knee during the national anthem before Monday’s game, and three of them are now complaining about the public backlash. The girls – junior Beti Stevens, junior Mia Dickinson, and freshman Zadie Lauer – told SeacoastOnline that they were inspired by NFL […]

IL school board member: American flag ‘means nothing more than toilet paper to me’

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 13:12
ELGIN, Ill. – An Illinois school board member is defending comments she make on social media describing the American flag as “nothing more than toilet paper” and supporting NFL players taking a knee during the national anthem. School District U46 board member Traci O’Neal Ellis took to Facebook recently to denounce the American flag as […]

MA librarian rejects books gifted from White House: Dr. Seuss ‘steeped in racist propaganda’

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 13:10
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – A Massachusetts librarian is using free books sent to her school by Melania Trump as a political opportunity to denigrate the president and his policies, as well as the beloved Dr. Seuss children’s books. Melania Trump recently mailed 10 Dr. Seuss books to a school from each state as part of National […]

Students and parents rage after HS displays American flag on the ground

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 12:44
ELMHURST, Ill. – Officials at York High School are apologizing after an “exhibit” about free speech featured an American flag lying on the ground in the library, and pictures posted online ignited a firestorm of criticism. From the Chicago Tribune: The display at York Community High School in Elmhurst was part of a forum “to […]

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