The existence of an ideologically controlled one-party type apparatus within the Federal science and educational establishment is the classically predicted effect when a government dispenses funds, controls individual careers, and thereby controls ideas.Details
The Obama administrationâ€™s â€œRace To The Topâ€ (RTTT) stimulus grant program should really be called the â€œRace to Nationalize Educationâ€. Like the Bush administrationâ€™s â€œNo Child Left Behindâ€ program, it is nothing but another measure designed to enable the central government to take over control of our local schools and establish a government of occupation in the territory that exists between our childrenâ€™s ears.Details
Guest Commentary by Dan Reale
You can ask anybody what the first amendment prevents infringement upon. They might know about one thing, freedom of speech, but incorrectly, tell you we are granted freedom of speech. Even then, most miss the other four inalienable rights the Constitution limits the federal government from violating.
Most are equally unaware of the right of the people to keep and bear arms, and even of their status as militia under U.S. code. Most also donâ€™t know that the third amendment prevents forced slumber parties with soldiers, and further assume that oneâ€™s right to be secure in his papers, person and effects can be waived by law â€“ without a rebellion or invasion. They also believe that the seizure of life, liberty or property is okay without a warrant, just compensation or due process is legal.Details
Yes, you did read that correctly! Ok, so maybe you’re thinking I’m off my rocker; what in heaven’s name do cows have to do with the Constitution? Well, according to an interesting post by Liliana Segura at AlterNet this week, we learn that COWs is actually a device that Neil Bush is selling to school districts around the country.Details