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Category: Education

‘Scam’ superintendent trying to ‘interest’ homeschoolers in state program

A “scam” by a South Dakota school superintendent offering homeschoolers free laptops in exchange for enrolling in his district for one day has been explained. He was just hoping to interest them in a distance-learning program. “We thought providing valuable learning tools to our homeschool students while also increasing school revenue was a good idea,” Tri-Valley […] …

‘Muslim Mafia’ trains teachers to combat ‘Islamophobia’

The Philadelphia School District invited the controversial Council on American Islamic Relations – which claims to be a defender of Muslim civil rights but was shown in court to be a front for the Islamic terrorist organization Hamas – to conduct sensitivity training for its teachers last year. On the day Donald Trump was elected […] …

This day in WND history: Myths of the Middle East

Myths of the Middle East Oct. 11, 2000: WND Editor Joseph Farah wrote a column entitled “Myths of the Middle East,” which had an immeasurable impact worldwide for its clear, concise explanation of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Within a few days, the publisher of the Jerusalem Post was frantically calling Farah to ask if he would […] …

Bloody hell: Christopher Columbus turned into monster

WASHINGTON – The war on American history continued Monday, Columbus Day, with attacks on statues honoring the 15th century explorer. It was so-called “social justice warriors” who attacked and in some cases defaced memorials honoring Columbus, accusing him of being a “murderous slave trader.” It’s the latest in a series of protests that began in August when […] …

Once upon a time, Christian morality was encoded in constitutions

The Democrat candidate for president in 1848 was Lewis Cass, born Oct. 9, 1782. In 1807, Lewis Cass became the U.S. Marshal for Ohio. He was a brigadier-general in the War of 1812, fighting in the Battle of the Thames. President James Madison appointed Lewis Cass as governor-general of the Michigan Territory, 1813-1831. Cass made […] …

New litmus test for historical figures finds them wanting

By Jacqueline Havelka The names are Christopher Columbus, Thomas Jefferson, Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis and the like. They played huge roles in America’s history and have been memorialized for the generations with statuary. But now, leftists have decided to establish a litmus test for those the nation chooses to honor, concluding these […] …