Posts with the tag “education”
Belated Endnotes of an Integrationist
October 26th, 2023
By Patrick HallIt’s going on fifty years since I found myself working in a boarding school in Northwestern Alaska with Yupik Eskimo students. St. Mary Boarding School had been a fixture in the town of...
Should Society Tell 10-Year-Olds, 'The World Is a Better Place With You in It'?
September 21st, 2022
Dennis PragerAttention readers: Ben Shapiro is off this week. Please enjoy the following column by Dennis Prager. A couple of weeks ago, the New York Times published a photo of what I had re...
COVID's Good News
July 27th, 2022
By John StosselAt least the pandemic had a silver lining. It taught parents that there are better alternatives to government schools. When COVID hit, bureaucrats in control were eager to c...
Here’s why all students need agency rather than ‘equity’
June 5th, 2022
By Ian RoweAs a charter school leader in the South Bronx for the past decade, I’ve seen what happens when resources are forcibly removed from the “privileged” and given to the “unprivileged” in the pu...
California Gov. Newsom's Firewall: Republican-Hating Voters
March 17th, 2022
By Larry ElderI arrived early for my dinner with a friend at a restaurant on the Westside of Los Angeles. At the table to my right sat two women. We started talking. They had known each other si...
No Wonder Why People and Businesses Are Dumping California
December 23rd, 2021
By Larry ElderA recent study by the Cato Institute, the libertarian think tank, ranked California 48th out of the 50 states in personal and economic freedom. The study also examines fiscal policy and ...
Let Parents Choose
November 10th, 2021
John StosselAs Virginia's gubernatorial election drew to a close last week, Democrat Terry McAuliffe brought in teachers union president Randi Weingarten.He thought that would help?I suppose he, like ...
The Red Wave, and the Democratic Suicide Strategy
November 4th, 2021
By Ben ShapiroThis week, reality struck back against Democratic electoral utopianism. Since 2012, Democrats have been convinced that a new, durable, near-unbeatable political coalition was in the maki...
What Kamala Harris Won’t Tell Black Churches Is Exactly What They Need To Hear
October 25th, 2021
By Curtis HillVice President Kamala Harris will be appearing by video message in more than 300 black churches in Virginia from now until the state election on Nov. 2. Reports call Harris’s outreach pl...
The Existential Threat of CRT: State-Sponsored Racism
October 21st, 2021
By Ken BlackwellSmall victories are still victories, and worth celebrating. So, as we—all Americans—come to realize just how much critical race theory has come to permeate our discourse and our dialog...
The California Recall: Enter Snoop Dogg and Barack Obama
September 30th, 2021
By Larry ElderAt one point, polls showed the odds of recalling California Gov. Gavin Newsom looked 50-50. It was at that point that the scared, embattled governor sent out a mayday call to Hollywood a...
Charity That Changes Lives
September 22nd, 2021
By John StosselGovernment-run schools fail kids.Teachers unions and education bureaucrats say, "We need more money!"But America already spends a fortune on public schools.My town, New York City, spend...
Letter to The National School Boards Association and local School Boards
August 17th, 2021
Thank you for the vital leadership role you play in ensuring schools empower all of our students to acquire the core American virtues and knowledge essential for citizenship in our racially diverse, m...
Yes on School Choice -- But It Requires Parental Involvement
July 8th, 2021
By Larry ElderQuestion my sanity, but I'm considering running in this election to recall California's Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom. Here's a big reason why.No one doubts that bad K-12 public school te...
On Reparations: John F. Kennedy vs. Robert F. Kennedy
May 27th, 2021
By Larry ElderWhen did the civil rights movement go off the rails?The answer is when proponents went from justly demanding equal rights to unjustly demanding equal results. As to exactly when this occ...
Instruments of Our Own Oppression
February 25th, 2021
By Eric M. Wallace, PhDIn 1907, Bal Gangadhar Tilak addressed the Indian National Congress as the nation of India struggled to shake off British empirical rule. Tilak, and others, were determined to a...
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