Recently I learned that 81% of all donations to our Federal elected representatives come from one twelfth of one percent (0.0012) of our voters, principally funneled through lobbyist groups. Incumbents received 99% of these lobbyist-donated funds in the last election cycle.
This has been a busy summer for academics seeking to silence dissent on campus.
An Augusta State University grad student has sued the school after she said she was threatened with dismissal for refusing to participate in a “remediation” program to increase her tolerance of gays and lesbians.
Call it another Twilight Zone moment; another ignominious contribution to the “you-can’t-make-this-up” category.
A former New York City high school teacher was banned from returning to the school system after a three year investigation into a field trip to Cuba.
The grand lesson of the 20th century is that Big Government retards economic progress.
Another case of reality intruding where only the satirical newspaper, The Onion, once tread. An adjunct professor at the University of Illinois was fired for explaining Catholic beliefs concerning Natural Law to students enrolled in a class about Catholicism.
PRINCETON, NJ (July 16, 2010)—This fall, Arizona voters must choose whether to vote for the Arizona Civil Rights Initiative (AzCRI). The National Association of Scholars (NAS) has submitted an official argument in favor of AzCRI.
It appears that the White House and Democratic Party leaders have settled on their Fall campaign strategy—the economy!
An adjunct professor at the University of Illinois, Ken Howell, has been fired for explaining in an e-mail that homosexuality violates Catholic natural law teachings. Commenting is Catholic League president Bill Donohue.