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It Takes a Whole Village to Destroy a Child

It Takes a Whole Village to Destroy a Child

"IN EDUCATION WE TRULY 'AIN'T SEEN NOTHING YET.' WE ARE RAPIDLY MOVING INTO A NEW ERA THAT DEMANDS INTERNATIONAL UNDERSTANDING, GLOBAL AWARENESS AND A KNOWLEDGE AND WORKING USE OF THE INFORMATION EXPLOSION AND ITS TOOLS. IN EDUCATION, WE ARE SOMETIMES FAR TOO INCLINED TO CLING TO THE PAST, THE OLD, ...
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Is Your Child's School Really a House of Horrors?

Is Your Child’s School Really a House of Horrors?

Parents looking to the beginning of the new school year may fear a repeat of the violence that has occurred, but the real House of Horrors, says the American Policy Center is just as frightening. Here's what the Center says awaits returning students: 1. Social promotion into grades where they ...
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Resolution For 1999's Education Wars

Resolution For 1999’s Education Wars

CHANGE THE DEBATE! By Tom DeWeese, President American Policy Center Grassroots activists across the nation are preparing for the coming fights in the 106th Congress. The battle to stop radical education "restructuring" including federal programs like School-to-Work and Goals 2000 will be the central focus of back-to-basics activists. But, with ...
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School-to-Work will:

School-to-Work will:

1. Inject the federal government into developing school curriculum (and standards) to meet the needs of business; 2. Force students to choose "career pathways" no later than 10th grade; 3. Mandate the integration of all curricula for all students in all grades with "workforce training" and proper "worker attitudes"; 4 ...
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The Relentless Ride of a Modern Day Paul Revere

The Relentless Ride of a Modern Day Paul Revere

Some say there are no more heroes. Some say America is devoid of the great minds who share the love of freedom and the courage of conviction that were commonplace in our founding fathers. Some say individuals don't count. But, once in a while, in our value-deprived modern times, there ...
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What's Hillary Up To????

What’s Hillary Up To????

Bill mentioned it in the State of the Union message, the White House sponsored a conference on it, ABC's Night Line devoted an entire program to it and Hillary wrote about it in her weekly column. The issue - developing your child's brain from birth. Based on recent scientific reports ...
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Why Children Behave Like Animals

Why Children Behave Like Animals

By Charlotte Iserbyt An important question should be examined in regard to the tragedy in Littleton, Colorado. "What was going on inside the brains of the two boys who committed this terrible crime?" Not only should Americans point the finger at violent television as a reason for copycat violence. They ...
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New Executive Order Targets the Family Dog

New Executive Order Targets the Family Dog

On February 3, 1999, President Clinton signed an Executive Order to create a new federal bureaucracy called the "Interagency Invasive Species Council." The new agency, under the direct control of Interior Secretary Bruce Babbitt, will develop and enforce a master plan to remove "invasive species" from public lands. To quote ...
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Unchecked by Federal Law Enforcement, Green Terrorism Is On the Rise

Unchecked by Federal Law Enforcement, Green Terrorism Is On the Rise

By Tom DeWeese On the night of Sunday, October 18, 1998, America changed. Whether it will be a change for good or bad depends entirely on the resolve of the American people, and in particular, on the nation's law makers and law enforcers. On that night in October, the term ...
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