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Examining conservative ‘support’ for Common Core

Dr. R.B.A. Di Muccio,   Most conservatives instinctively and correctly oppose Common Core. The issue becomes muddy when a few high-profile conservatives appear to be in favor of it. Such support provides a bottomless font ofschadenfreude for Common Core’s mostly liberal supporters and gives them an effective wedge issue. Therefore, examining conservative “support” for national Common Core standards might be […] Read More →

As Obama Stalls On Immigration Decision, Number Of Deportations Plummet

Matt Vespa  As Katie wrote earlier today, the Obama administration will issue executive action on illegal immigration by the end of the year. She cited White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest saying, “President Obama has been working with Attorney General Eric Holder at the Justice Department and Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson ‘for months’ to form […] Read More →

Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

 An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya’s capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toured the abandoned homes of diplomats who fled the country more than a month ago. An Associated Press journalist saw holes left by small-arms and rocket fire dotting the residential compound, […] Read More →

Ebola victim who received experimental ZMapp drug dies

Natural News   An experimental drug for Ebola known as ZMapp has failed, according to new reports, after a top Liberian doctor who was given the untested medication recently died. According to Lewis Brown, Liberia’s Information Minister, Dr. Abraham Borbor seemed to be improving after being given ZMapp but suddenly “took a turn for the worse,” […] Read More →

The New, Shameful, Liberal High School History Curriculum

Rebecca Ross  Imagine if the only thing you were taught by Advanced Placement curriculum about Thomas Jefferson, the author of the single most important document in our country’s history, was that he was a wealthy landowner. CollegeBoard, the issuer of Advanced Placement Exams has been condemned by the Republic National Committee for their newly revised […] Read More →

Staged Provocations Ahead Possible US-Syrian War

Tony Cartalucci | Land Destroyer  More Dead Journalists, Another Downed Airliner… With the alleged brutal murder of American journalist James Wright Foley, a wave of anger and aggression across Western audiences has been generated. Upon that wave rides two objectives. One is to create plausible deniability for the West which created the Islamic State in […] Read More →

Common Core’s Growing Unpopularity

Phyllis Schlafly  The highly acclaimed school standards called Common Core are becoming so unpopular that they may soon be politically untouchable. The critics are piling on from Glenn Beck to the Wall Street Journal, with senior academics and activist parents in-between. The latest is a detailed criticism of the mathematics standards by a prize-winning math […] Read More →

Liberal Colorado Gun law based on flawed estimate

 A law expanding background check requirements on Colorado gun sales has been in effect for about a year, and an Associated Press analysis of state data compiled during that span shows the projected impact was vastly overstated in a key budget report. The discovery has prompted a prominent Democratic lawmaker to question whether the Legislature […] Read More →

Back to School: Is My AP Score Good Enough?

 Question: Is My AP Score Good Enough? Answer: AP scores are much more straight-forward than SAT scores or ACT scores since the AP is graded on a simple 5-point scale. However, not every college treats AP scores the same way. Students who take the AP exam will get a score ranging from 1 to 5. […] Read More →