Black students accuse USC’s white horse mascot ‘Traveler’ of racism

By Victor Skinner on Monday, August 21st, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

LOS ANGELES – In the wake of the Charlottesville debacle, the Black Student Assembly at the University of Southern California is looking for social justice and taking aim at the school’s mascot – a chalk-white horse named Traveler. The name, USC BSA co-director Saphia Jackson said, is racist because it’s similar to the name of […]


Teacher under investigation after student records anti-Trump rant

By Victor Skinner on Monday, August 21st, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

BERNALILLO, N.M. – A Bernalillo Public Schools teacher is under investigation after a student in her world history class recorded her anti-Trump rant and forwarded it to district officials. Neither the Bernalillo High School sophomore who recorded the conversation nor her teacher were identified by KRQE, but the television station reports the classroom lesson on […]


REBELS: Virginia schools won’t rename buildings honoring Confederates

By Victor Skinner on Friday, August 18th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

RICHMOND, Va. – Several Virginia schools report no plans to change the names of schools that bear ties to the Confederacy in the wake of a deadly clash between white nationalists and social justice crusaders in Charlottesville last weekend. Numerous social justice groups are applying pressure on city and school officials to erase all references […]


COPS: Teacher let son use, sell LSD and marijuana to students at home

By Victor Skinner on Friday, August 18th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

SPRINGBORO, Ohio – A 48-year-old elementary school teacher faces drug and child endangerment charges after a drug task force raided her home and found evidence her son was selling LSD to students with her blessing. The Warren County Drug Task Force raided the home of fifth grade Five Points Elementary School teacher Amy Panzeca in […]


34,000 demand U expel student who attended Charlottesville rally

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, August 17th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

RENO, Nev. – Officials at the University of Nevada, Reno are resisting calls to expel a self-professed white nationalist student who was photographed at the violent “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday. The rally, organized to oppose the removal of a Robert E. Lee statue, involved numerous clashes with far-left agitators who […]


MN district accidentally emails parents with private data file on 9,600 students

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, August 17th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. – A Minnesota school district is scrambling to control the fallout from an email school officials sent to parents that included the private personal information of more than 9,600 students. South Washington County Schools sent an email to parents early Wednesday regarding transportation information for individual students, along with an attached file […]


WA cost to educate students speaking 220 different languages hits $140 million — up 13% in one year

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

OLYMPIA, Wash. – The number of students in Washington state in need of special bilingual education is increasing significantly, and so is the cost to taxpayers. According to a recent report produced by the state’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, roughly 10 percent of the state’s public school student population are considered English Language Learners – […]


OH teacher charged with sex crimes after giving birth to student’s child

By Victor Skinner on Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

AKRON, Ohio – An Ohio teacher faces multiple sex crimes over an alleged three year relationship with a student at an Akron high school that produced a child in 2015. Former eighth grade English teacher Laura Lynn Cross, 36, faces three counts of sexual battery involving her relationship with a freshman at Buchtel High School […]


PA school district cancels first day of class ‘due to safety risks’ of solar eclipse

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 in Uncategorized 3 Comments

GREENCASTLE, Pa. – A Pennsylvania school district is canceling its first day of class over concerns about student safety during August’s full solar eclipse. Classes in the Greencastle-Antrim School District were initially scheduled to resume on Monday, August 21, but district superintendent Kendra Trail sent a letter to parents on Monday delaying the start time, […]


REPORT: Homeschool families save taxpayers $22 billion a year

By Victor Skinner on Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Homeschooling families are saving American taxpayers a lot of money – $22 billion a year by one estimate. As many public school advocates argue that school choice options funnel money away from traditional schools, homeschooling families provide a boost by paying taxes for schools while educating their children at home with no […]


School sells $100 VIP lunch passes, lets students go to front of line

By Victor Skinner on Monday, August 14th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

LAKELAND, Fla. – Parents of students at Lawton Chiles Middle Academy are speaking out against a plan by the local parent-teacher association to create a “food hierarchy” in the school lunch line through donations to the organization. The Parent Teacher Student Association at Lawton sent included slip sent out with orientation materials that solicited donations […]


IT BEGINS: Social justice warriors already pushing Charlottesville lessons into classrooms

By Victor Skinner on Monday, August 14th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Students across the country will kick off the 2017-18 school year with a laser focus on hatred, white supremacy and a wildly liberal perspective on the violent clash in Charlottesville, Virginia. Less than two days after a violent clash between “racists” at a “Unite the Right” march and antifascist protesters who confronted […]


Brandeis U: Journalism ‘diversity’ grants available to all — except white males

By Victor Skinner on Friday, August 11th, 2017 in Uncategorized No Comments

WALTHAM, Mass. – There’s an exciting opportunity from Brandeis University to report about social justice – as long as you’re not a white male. It’s all in the name of diversity and inclusion, of course. Essentially, the Brandeis University Shuster Institute for Investigative Journalism thinks there’s already plenty of white male writers, so they’re instead […]


AL judge: Teachers have constitutional right to have sex with students

By Victor Skinner on Friday, August 11th, 2017 in Uncategorized 2 Comments

DECATUR, Ala. – An Alabama judge dismissed charges against two teachers because he believes some students can consent to sex, a conclusion that renders the state’s teacher-student sex law unconstitutional. Decatur High School teacher Carrie Witt and Falkville High School aide David Solomon both faced felony charges for sex with students. Police allege Witt, 44, […]


Oregon district drops ‘Lynch’ from school names — because it sounds racist

By Victor Skinner on Thursday, August 10th, 2017 in Uncategorized 2 Comments

PORTLAND, Ore. – Oregon’s Centennial School District’s board of education voted Wednesday to scrub the name Lynch from two elementary schools because some folks don’t like how it sounds. “The term itself is a term that’s associated with terrorism – terrorism of people who look like me, terrorism of my descendants,” one man told the […]


Union fights to save job of Vegas teacher caught viewing porn in class

By Victor Skinner on Friday, August 11th, 2017 in Uncategorized 1 Comment

LAS VEGAS – Nevada’s statewide teachers union and the Clark County Education Association that represents Las Vegas teachers are pointing fingers at each other over a grievance case for a member fired for watching porn in class. Last week an arbitrators upheld the Clark County School District’s decision to fire Northwest Career and Technical Academy […]