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Homeschoolers: The Enemy of Forced Schooling

By Kerry McDonald Foundation for Economic Education August 16, 2017   Homeschoolers: The Enemy of Forced Schooling     I was born in 1977, the year John Holt launched the first-ever newsletter for homeschooling families, Growing Without Schooling. At that time, Holt became the unofficial leader of the nascent homeschooling movement, supporting parents in the process of […]

Homeschoolers: The Enemy of Forced Schooling

Experiments With Meditation Expose the Fallacy of Medicating Kids for ADHD

Experiments With Meditation Expose the Fallacy of Medicating Kids for ADHD

By Alex Pietrowski Waking Times April 18, 2017   Experiments With Meditation Expose the Fallacy of Medicating Kids for ADHD     Experts cannot agree on a single, simple definition of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), but do agree that it causes unfavorable behavior in educational, professional and correctional institutions. Even the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), […]


Entire Homeschooling Family Kidnapped by the State

By Brittany Hunter Foundation for Economic Education February 11, 2017   Entire Homeschooling Family Kidnapped by the State     Raising children is no walk in the park, but it’s even more difficult when the state dictates what you can and cannot do with your own family. Kiarre Harris is a devoted single mother, trying […]

Entire Homeschooling Family Kidnapped by the State

This Is How Tyranny Rises and Freedom Falls: The Experiment in Freedom Is Failing

Just Another Brick in the Wall

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute August 24, 2016   Children of the American Police State: Just Another Brick in the Wall   We don’t need no education We don’t need no thought control No dark sarcasm in the classroom Teachers leave them kids alone… All in all it’s just another brick in the […]


Equality: Childless Woman Demands Maternity Leave

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org June 9, 2016   Equality: Childless Woman Demands Maternity Leave   Meghann Foye, a childless woman, demands that people without children get maternity leave too. The purpose, Foye explains, is to allow all workers the same sort of “self-reflection” that parents of small children apparently enjoy in abundance. Writes Foye: The more […]

Equality: Childless Woman Demands Maternity Leave

Human Experimentation Rampant in the United States

Human Experimentation Rampant in the United States

By Janet Phelan New Eastern Outlook March 28, 2016   Human Experimentation Rampant in the United States   In an article in the New Republic in December, 1998, former UNSCOM leader Scott Ritter decried Iraq’s chemical and biological weapons experiments on human subjects. Wrote Ritter, “We had received credible intelligence that 95 political prisoners had been transferred […]


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This Is How the Government Will Put an End to Homeschooling

By Joshua Krause Ready Nutrition December 11, 2015   This Is How the Government Will Put an End to Homeschooling   Truth be told, fear is probably the most powerful emotion we have, and has been exploited countless times in history to hamstring the rights of the people. From the War on Drugs to the […]


This Is How Tyranny Rises and Freedom Falls: The Experiment in Freedom Is Failing

How Do You Prepare a Child for Life in the American Police State?

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute October 12, 2015   How Do You Prepare a Child for Life in the American Police State?   “Fear isn’t so difficult to understand. After all, weren’t we all frightened as children? Nothing has changed since Little Red Riding Hood faced the big bad wolf. What frightens us […]


Homeschooling Is a Threat to Public Education

By B.K. Marcus Foundation for Economic Education September 22, 2015   Homeschooling Is a Threat to Public Education But Not for the Reasons You Might Think     According to my local government, I’m just now beginning my fifth year as a homeschooling dad. That’s how long state law has required us to file the paperwork. In […]


This Is How Tyranny Rises and Freedom Falls: The Experiment in Freedom Is Failing

Public School Students Are the New Inmates in the American Police State

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute September 14, 2015   Public School Students Are the New Inmates in the American Police State     “Every day in communities across the United States, children and adolescents spend the majority of their waking hours in schools that have increasingly come to resemble places of detention more […]


An Unhappy Union: Marriage and the State

By Andrew Syrios Mises.org September 10, 2015   An Unhappy Union: Marriage and the State   The Supreme Court’s ruling to legalize gay marriage in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges has brought with it both celebration and outrage. What seems to be missing from this discussion, however, are the dire straits that has befallen the […]


Abusing Dead Syrian Children

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute September 3, 2015   Abusing Dead Syrian Children     Images are a powerful tool in the hands of propagandists. A picture is worth a thousand words, as the saying goes. If a powerful image can be manipulated to tell a tale even if false, it can persuade more […]