Tuesday, February 25, 2020

MixedTimes - Dr. Susan Berry

Arizona Elementary Teacher Leading Strike: ‘Teaching Is Political’

Arizona Elementary Teacher Leading Strike: ‘Teaching Is Political’

“Teaching is political and silence is complicity,” he posted to his Twitter account in December 2017. “Things more educators should discuss (especially if they work with young (white) men in the classroom in 2018: gender, feminism, and #MeToo, race, gun violence.

Franklin Graham Urges Parents: ‘Let Your Voice Be Heard’ on Sex Ed

Franklin Graham Urges Parents: ‘Let Your Voice Be Heard’ on Sex Ed

Evangelist Franklin Graham gave his support Monday to parents in cities across the United States and abroad who are pulling their children out of public schools to protest what they view as pornographic sex ed provided by taxpayer-funded groups such as Planned Parenthood.

Planned Parenthood Boasts Wins in Courts but Loses with American People

Planned Parenthood Boasts Wins in Courts but Loses with American People

Planned Parenthood received several wins from the judiciary this week, including one in Indiana where a judge ruled the state’s law banning abortions for unborn children with disabilities is unconstitutional and another in Ohio wherean injunction against a law redirecting taxpayer funds away from abortion vendors was upheld.

Judge Orders Broward Sheriff’s Office to Release More Video Footage During Shooting

Judge Orders Broward Sheriff’s Office to Release More Video Footage During Shooting

"After careful consideration of the testimony and evidence presented, together with this Court's in-camera review of the video recordings from the exterior cameras, this Court finds that the video recordings minimally reveal information relating to the security system of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School," the judge ruled.

Double Standard: Some School Administrators Slow to Approve Pro-Life Student Walkout

Double Standard: Some School Administrators Slow to Approve Pro-Life Student Walkout

"This is a blatant case of content discrimination and arbitrary favoritism,” Snyder said in a statement.“Rocklin High School’s decision treats the Pro-life Walkout differently than the way the school treated the gun walkout, which violates the First Amendment and the Equal Protection rights of every student participating in the Pro-life walkout.

Obama Supporters Rush to Save His ‘Dangerous’ School Leniency Policy for Minority Students

Obama Supporters Rush to Save His ‘Dangerous’ School Leniency Policy for Minority Students

As U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos was meeting behind closed doors with educators and parents to re-evaluate the Obama-era school leniency policy of reducing reports of violent behavior committed by minority students, left-wing media and politicians were touting a new report that noted black students, boys, and students identified as “disabled” are disciplined at higher rates.

Why Is It Called Good Friday?

Why Is It Called Good Friday?

On Good Friday Christians commemorate the day on which the Son of God made man was humiliated, stripped, tortured, and, finally murdered on a cross.

‘Congress Is Broken,’ Say Pro-Life Leaders on GOP Broken Promises in Omnibus

‘Congress Is Broken,’ Say Pro-Life Leaders on GOP Broken Promises in Omnibus

The omnibus spending bill is drawing the ire of national pro-life leaders and members of Congress who say many Republicans have broken their promises to the base of the party by funding Planned Parenthood and rejecting an amendment that would provide conscience protections for healthcare workers who refuse to participate in abortions.

Women’s March Praises Students Who Broke Through School Gate to Join Walkout

Women’s March Praises Students Who Broke Through School Gate to Join Walkout

In preparation for the student walkout Wednesday, Women’s March Youth Empower designed a community organizing “Toolkit” intended to create a new generation of student activists who will register to vote and continue to support candidates who will promote progressive causes.

Teacher Who Claimed Common Core Necessary Because of ‘White Privilege’ Arrested

Teacher Who Claimed Common Core Necessary Because of ‘White Privilege’ Arrested

As Breitbart News reported in 2014, during a debate about the Common Core standards education reform at St. Anselm’s College in Manchester, New Hampshire, Pook claimed to have “helped write the standards,” and said that, as a white male, he has been given “a lot of privilege” that he never earned.

Women’s March Leader Fueling Parkland Student Activist Protests

Women’s March Leader Fueling Parkland Student Activist Protests

Deena Katz, co-executive director of the Women’s March LA Foundation, filed an application for a permit with the National Park Service for a March 24 rally called March for Our Lives, which is described as a student-led protest, reports the Washington Times.

YouTube Restricts PragerU’s Planned Parenthood Video, Then Reverses Course

YouTube Restricts PragerU’s Planned Parenthood Video, Then Reverses Course

YouTube states that, when viewers have “Restricted Mode” turned on, “potentially mature content will not be shown,” and provides examples of such “mature content,” including “drugs and alcohol;” “sexual situations;” “violence;” “profane and mature language;” and “incendiary and demeaning content.

School District Scraps Planned Parenthood Sex Ed Program

School District Scraps Planned Parenthood Sex Ed Program

The Cumberland County Board of Education in North Carolina voted Tuesday to scrap its Planned Parenthood middle school sex education program after many parents voiced their concerns.

FBI’s Lisa Page to Peter Strzok: ‘I Truly Hate’ Pro-Lifers

FBI’s Lisa Page to Peter Strzok: ‘I Truly Hate’ Pro-Lifers

Text messages released this week between disgraced FBI attorney Lisa Page and agent Peter Strzok, show Page saying, “I truly hate” pro-lifers and the two discussing shutting down the 2016 March for Life on the national mall.

Clergy ‘Bless’ Late-Term Abortion Clinic

Clergy ‘Bless’ Late-Term Abortion Clinic

A group of clergy joined together to “bless” and declare “holy” a new abortion clinic that performs third trimester abortions and is run by notorious abortionist LeRoy Carhart.

Trump ‘100 Percent True’ to Pro-Life Campaign Promises

Trump ‘100 Percent True’ to Pro-Life Campaign Promises

National pro-life leaders gathering Friday for the 45th annual March for Life in the nation’s capital are praising President Donald Trump and his administration for being “100 percent true” to his campaign promises.