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Mich. college student suspended over ‘Hot For Teacher’ journal files free-speech lawsuit

A man suspended from a Detroit-area university after writing about his  attraction to teachers in a class journal sued the school Friday for $2.2  million and four lost credits, claiming his free-speech rights were  violated. Joseph Corlett, 57, a home builder who enrolled in college because of the  weak economy, said he was an A-student [...]

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OUR TAX DOLLARS AT WORK..

Here are just a few projects we the tax payers are funding… – $27 million to the country of Morocco to teach the folks over there how to make pottery. I guess the Moroccan government is not capable of pottery instruction. This con is courtesy of the U.S. Agency for International Development, which now has [...]

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Wis. Education Officials Want Students to Wear ‘White Privilege’ Wristbands

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction runs several programs that heavily emphasize racial issues in public schools. Some feel that one of those programs—an Americorps operation called VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America)—may go a bit overboard by encouraging white students to wear a white wristband “as a reminder about your (white) privilege.” Geared towards [...]

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BIBLICAL PLAY WITH GAY CHARACTORS

SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (AP) — The head of a Western Massachusetts charter school says a student production of a play that retells the biblical story of Genesis with gay characters will go on as planned despite objections from some who say it’s offensive to Christians. Scott Goldman of the Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Public Charter [...]

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Taxpayer Money Spent on Robots That Fold Laundry, Shrimp on Treadmills

You’ve probably heard of shrimp on the barbie, but what about shrimp on a treadmill? The National Science Foundation has, and it spent $500,000 of taxpayer money researching it. It’s not entirely clear what this research hoped to establish. But it’s one of a number of projects cited in a scathing new report from Sen. [...]

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