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SEC Charges Current, Former Executives Of For-Profit Chain ITT Educational Services With Fraud

By Ashlee Kieler Consumerist May 13, 2015   SEC Charges Current, Former Executives Of For-Profit Chain ITT Educational Services With Fraud     Back in September ITT Educational Services – the operator of for-profit college chain ITT Technical Institute – revealed it was facing increased scrutiny by several government agencies. That scrutiny turned to action […]


BREAKING: Tennessee Legislature Repeals Common Core

By Truth In Media Team BenSwann.com April 21, 2015   BREAKING: Tennessee Legislature Repeals Common Core     NASHVILLE, April 21, 2015– Yesterday, in a bipartisan vote, the Tennessee House of Representatives voted unanimously (97:0) to repeal Common Core. Today, the Tennessee State Senate followed with a (27:1) vote in favor of repeal. “This legislation […]

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Video ~ Handcuffs, Leg Shackles and Tasers: The New Face of Punishment in the Public Schools

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute February 25, 2015 Handcuffs, Leg Shackles and Tasers: The New Face of Punishment in the Public Schools On any given school day, kids who “act up” in class can be pinned facedown on the floor, locked in dark closets, tied up with straps, bungee cords and duct tape, […]


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Washington Post: The progressive ideas behind the lack of free speech on campus (More “Left-fascism”)

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism February 23, 2015   Washington Post: The progressive ideas behind the lack of free speech on campus (More “Left-fascism”)   Left-fascism is the version of fascism which is generally associated with the so called “Left” which is exhibited in many nodes of American culture but particularly at some universities. […]


How Public Schools Treat Special Needs Students: Handcuffs, ‘Scream Rooms’ And Duct Tape

By Michael Snyder The American Dream February 17, 2015   How Public Schools Treat Special Needs Students: Handcuffs, ‘Scream Rooms’ And Duct Tape   U.S. public schools have become houses of horror for many special needs students. According to the Virginia Commission on Youth, special needs students account for only 12 percent of all public […]

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Handcuffs, Leg Shackles and Tasers: The New Face of Punishment in the Public Schools

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute January 26, 2015   Handcuffs, Leg Shackles and Tasers: The New Face of Punishment in the Public Schools     “In many parts of the country, teachers are viewed as beyond reproach, much like doctors, police officers, or clergy … and, therefore, are rarely challenged about their classroom […]