Category Archives : Education


The Final Nail in the Coffin: The Death of Freedom in Our Schools

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute The Final Nail in the Coffin: The Death of Freedom in Our Schools   Young Alex Stone didn’t even make it past the first week of school before he became a victim of the police state. Directed by his teacher to do a creative writing assignment […]

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Tuition Pays for This

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Walter E. Williams August 19, 2014 Tuition Pays for This   According to College Board, average tuition and fees for the 2013-14 school year totaled $30,094 at private colleges, $8,893 for in-state residents at public colleges and $22,203 for out-of-state residents. Many schools, such as Columbia University and George Washington University, charge […]


What Are the Long-Term Effects of Common Core on Our Children?

By Susanne Posel Chief Editor Occupy Corporatism | The US Independent   What Are the Long-Term Effects of Common Core on Our Children?   Diane Ravitch, educational expert, has been vocal about the fact that “there is no empirically reliable information on how [CCSS] … project will affect our children.” According to Jeff Bearden, superintendent […]

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This Teachers Union President Will ‘PUNCH YOU IN THE FACE’ If You Don’t Like Common Core [VIDEO]

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   This Teachers Union President Will ‘PUNCH YOU IN THE FACE’ If You Don’t Like Common Core   This is a fun little rant from the head of the American Federation of Teachers. This is what people mean I guess when they use the term “union thug.” Nice to see […]


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 […]