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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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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 […]


BRILLIANT Ron Paul at His Best: “To Be An Anarchist Is A Great Idea” 1

Source: http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com   BRILLIANT Ron Paul at His Best: “To Be An Anarchist Is A Great Idea”   These are really great observations from Dr. Paul, especially his noting that socialists will never allow libertarians to act freely, but libertarians have no problem with socialists who want to organize freely—as long as they leave the […]


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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 […]


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, […]


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 […]