Category Archives : Education


Heads Up ~ Starting Tonight at 8 EST: Mises University

Source: https://mises.org By Jeff Deist Starting Tonight at 8 EST: Mises University   Join the Mises Institute as we welcome more than 130 students from all over the world to our Auburn campus! Mises U 2014 is a full week of Austrian scholarship that can’t be found anywhere else on the planet. Coming tonight at […]

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Common Core is Crony Capitalism

Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com Common Core is Crony Capitalism   From Reason.com: “…the billionaire philanthropist [Bill Gates] has spent hundreds of millions of dollars promoting Common Core through the advocacy efforts of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. But wait a minute—doesn’t Gates work for a pretty big computer company, or something? Oh, and doesn’t the testing component […]


Maryland student test scores drop significantly as state shifts to Common Core

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   Maryland student test scores drop significantly as state shifts to Common Core   The spin is that the test scores actually reflect tougher testing. I am all for challenging students more than they have been historically in the USA but the trend line above is yet another reason we […]

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The Education Establishment’s Success

  Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Walter E. Williams June 24, 2014 The Education Establishment’s Success   Many view America’s education as a failure, but in at least one important way, it’s been a success — a success in dumbing down the nation so that we fall easy prey to charlatans, hustlers and quacks. You say, “Williams, […]


New Jersey Threatens to Take 13-Year-Old Student From His Father Due to “Non-Conforming Behavior”

  Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger New Jersey Threatens to Take 13-Year-Old Student From His Father Due to “Non-Conforming Behavior”   While this story is not new, I must have missed it back in April when it first broke and it is absolutely incredible. The reason I am posting on it today is because we […]


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University stops students from handing out Constitution

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino University stops students from handing out Constitution     We don’t want to “offend” anybody with the Constitution do we? Please go sit in the “free speech” zone and shut up. The thought police are running the universities these days.   (From The Daily Caller)   Administrators further clarified […]


Universities not keeping good track of student loans, audit says

  Source: http://tennessee.watchdog.org By Chris Butler | Tennessee Watchdog Universities not keeping good track of student loans, audit says   KNOXVILLE — If you’re a University of Tennessee at Knoxville student on financial aid, it’s possible you could quit going to class outright or even graduate and you would still qualify for that money. An […]

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Is College A Waste Of Time And Money?

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder Is College A Waste Of Time And Money?   Are you thinking of going to college?  If so, please consider that decision very carefully.  You probably have lots of people telling you that an “education” is the key to your future and that you will never be able to […]


Big Biz spends big money on “Obamacare of Education” Common Core, Fights small government activists, some teachers

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Big Biz spends big money on “Obamacare of Education” Common Core, Fights small government activists, some teachers     Common Core, is supported broadly by the business community. Moderate Republican stalwarts such as Jeb Bush and even Rupert Murdoch are behind the effort to federalize education parameters. There is […]

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Potent Propaganda: The College Debt Bubble Is Set to Explode (Micro Documentary)

  Source: http://www.shtfplan.com By Mac Slavo Potent Propaganda: The College Debt Bubble Is Set to Explode (Micro Documentary)     This month President Obama issued a directive that will penalize “for-profit” trade schools because students are amassing huge levels of debt they can’t pay off. According to the President and the Department of Education these […]