It is clearly absurd to limit the term ‘education’ to a person’s formal schooling. - Murray Rothbard
The free-market principle of open entry is challenged by governmental restrictions on access to consumer markets.
Trade-offs apply to our economic lives, as well as our political lives. That means getting more of one thing requires giving up something else. Let’s look at some examples.
Students are told that the Bill of Rights is “outdated” and must be “revised”
These days, it is far too easy to rattle off the outrageous examples of zero tolerance policy run amok in our nation’s schools.
Dear young people of America, I’m sorry. You’re entering a world that has condemned you to slavery before you were even born.
It’s long been known that America’s school kids haven’t measured well compared with international peers. Now, there’s a new twist: Adults don’t either.
The School Revolution: A New Answer for Our Broken Education System.
Our college professors do not know our Constitution or the Bill of Rights. They do not even know that we are a republic. If our professors do not know, who does?
On Tuesday, Huppenthal announced a plan to change the name “Common Core” to “Arizona College and Career Ready Standards.” This superficial change will be the ONLY change to Arizona’s implementation of the Common Core.
College students relying on student loans to pay for college can easily graduate with 16 or more separate loans. Plan to borrow for graduate school, too? Add a few new loans, interest rates and bills to that list.
Harmony, Florida where teachers have suspended 8-year-old Jordan Bennett for using a finger as a play gun. This is only the last of such absurd finger gun cases. In the meantime, a student in Rhode Island was suspended for having a key chain with
Hundreds of students in North Carolina have been suspended from attending school because they failed to get vaccinated.
At St. Tammany Parish, during a meeting of school board members, the topic of heated debate was the over-whelming desire to defeat the implementation of Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in their local public schools. Board members lashed out at
As I point out in my new book, A Government of Wolves: The Emerging American Police State, there are several methods for controlling a population.
"Anti-piracy curriculum for elementary schools decried as ‘propaganda'"
Across America, many urban school districts are on life support, and in some places, the plug is ready to be pulled.
Parents in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana are upset over a homework assignment handed to their 4th grade children which included the words “Po Pimp” and “mobstaz,” but the school claims it is age appropriate according to the Common Core education standa
The bureaucrats love meetings and procedure and power and thugs. Witness this video. How dare this fellow question a program which has been hidden in the shadows for years and likely will only further indoctrinate our children into a collectivist
Guyer High School (and obviously several others) are complicit in attempting to condition students to interpret the 2nd Amendment in a clearly opposite manner in which it was intended.
"School is the tool to brainwash the youth" Home Schooled Jaden Smith: If Everyone "Dropped Out of School," Society Would Be "More Intelligent"
As if the average 7th grader residing within the public school/prison control system doesn’t have enough to worry about.
What this little death-dealer proposes—"demands" would be more accurate—is that all private schools be outlawed (whoops there go the First, Fourth, Fifth, Ninth, and Tenth Amendments) and everybody forced to send their children to, and participate in
Maine Governor Paul LaPage is rethinking his support of Common Core State Standards (CCSS). LaPage said: “I don’t believe in Common Core. I believe in raising the standards in education.” Standards for CCSS implemented from kindergarten to high
Socialism is an ethical and political belief that the life and rights of the individual (provided that he has any at all) are less important than the life and putative rights of the group.
The head of a British government school tries to wreck a young man’s life for making fun of some of his teachers, and especially for writing this on his blog:
They said he would never learn, now he’ll teach them a thing or two…
Many schools are sending notes home to parents, telling them their children are overweight.
Modern liberals, so quick to insist that people are the products of their environment, spectacularly fail at actually incorporating such a claim into their policy prescriptions.
From the After School Sucks Special (8-29-13) Tony Myers and I discuss the Slate article, If You Send Your Kid to Private School, You Are a Bad Person (A manifesto), by Allison Benedikt