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  • Video: Bangor teachers, staff play game of 'marry, kill' about students

    02/15/2017 7:25:09 AM PST · by Elvina · 46 replies
    WZZM ABC 13 ^ | 2/14/17 | Andrew Krietz
    BANGOR, MICH. - A video showing a group of Bangor teachers and staff making inappropriate comments about students prompted a school secretary to resign. The commentary, heard in a six-minute video posted Monday, Feb. 13, to YouTube, shows a group of adults sitting around a table at the Bangor Tavern Bar and Grill. Such comments from seven involved Bangor Public Schools faculty include ratings of who they'd have sex with, marry, or kill.
  • Video shows Bangor teacher duct taping student in class

    02/15/2017 7:21:02 AM PST · by Elvina · 15 replies
    WWMT News Channel 3 ^ | 2/14/17 | Mike Krafcik
    BANGOR, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – More controversy is hitting the Bangor school system. On the same day two teachers resigned after video of school employees making inappropriate comments about students went viral, new video has surfaced of a Bangor High School teacher duct taping a student in class and there is now a criminal investigation underway. The school system confirmed that a teacher resigned Tuesday after admitting to duct taping a 16-year-old student in his desk. Police say the boy felt embarrassed and wants the teacher to be prosecuted. The video, taken by a student, shows the Bangor High School...
  • The Spirit of America: Conservative Grassroots Leaders Plan Massive Pro-Trump Demonstrations

    02/09/2017 6:54:55 PM PST · by Elvina · 37 replies
    Breitbart ^ | Matthew Boyle
    Conservative grassroots leaders are planning a series of massive pro-President Donald Trump rallies nationwide, Breitbart News has learned exclusively. On Feb. 27 and March 4, the rallies—dubbed the Spirit of America Rallies—will spring up nationwide in cities and towns across America.
  • Ben Swann: Heading Back To CBS46 Monday

    01/27/2017 9:41:41 PM PST · by Elvina · 50 replies
    Twitter ^ | January 27, 2017 | Ben Swann
    Heading back to CBS46 Monday but going to be changes. Biggest one, this page will go dark Tzuday, Feb 1. Those who know me, trust me.
  • Poll: Santorum and Romney Remain Tied

    03/12/2012 10:54:35 AM PDT · by Elvina · 8 replies
    The New York Times ^ | 3/12/2012 | ALLISON KOPICKI
    The New York Times/CBS News poll showed Mr. Santorum commanding a lead over Mr. Romney among several important groups that he has done well with in a number of primaries thus far. Mr. Santorum leads among Tea Party supporters by 40 to 21 percent, conservatives by 43 to 24 percent and evangelical Christians by 47 to 22 percent. Mr. Romney continued to get support from moderate and nonevangelical voters and college graduates. Mr.Santorum also led 41 to 27 percent over Mr. Romney among women, while men were more evenly divided.
  • Campfield dumps Gingrich for Santorum

    03/03/2012 12:20:39 PM PST · by Elvina · 156 replies
    Knoxville News Sentinel ^ | March 3, 2012 | Tom Humphrey
    State Sen. Stacey Campfield, co-chairman of Newt Gingrich’s campaign in Tennessee, announced today he is quitting that position to support Rick Santorum in the Republican presidential race. The Knoxville Republican made his announcement in a post on his blog. In an interview, Campfield said he believes that conservatives need to unite behind a single candidate and that Santorum is best positioned to defeat “establishment Republican” candidate Mitt Romney. Campfield’s decision comes after a conversation with Santorum earlier this week. In his blog post, Campfield said he was “twisted inside because of my loyalty to Newt, my loyalty must first lie...
  • Santorum Speaks at GOP Dinner in Ohio

    03/03/2012 5:45:54 AM PST · by Elvina · 27 replies
    C-SPAN ^ | 3/2/12 | C-SPAN
    WASHINGTON, DC Friday, March 2, 2012 GOP Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum delivered the keynote speech at the Lake County Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner in Eastlake, Ohio. He was introduced by Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine, who made opening remarks. The latest Ohio Poll, conducted by the Institute for Policy Research at the University of Cincinnati, shows Rick Santorum leads Mitt Romney 37 to 26 percent in Ohio's Super Tuesday Republican primary.
  • Archbishop Dolan urges Obama to back down on birth control

    02/09/2012 5:44:59 AM PST · by Elvina · 53 replies
    CBS News ^ | 2/9/12 | Corbett B. Daly
    "This was a terribly misguided judgement," Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York said in an interview of CBS This Morning. Dolan, who is set to become a cardinal later this month, said he met with Obama in the Oval Office late last year and was promised the White House would work with the Catholic church on a number of issues, including education, healthcare and charitable work. "I am hoping that this massive negative reaction to this ruling, I am hoping that he will go back to those assurances that he gave me," Dolan said.
  • Planned Parenthood: How advocacy writers open your wallet with a deceptive key

    02/06/2012 8:57:40 AM PST · by Elvina · 7 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | February 5, 2012 | Peter Bella
    The Senators, Ms. Pelosi, and media onslaught against the non-profit group, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, was not just some spontaneous flash mob of bullies and donors. Planned Parenthood was notified of Komen group’s decision to defund them in December. That left two months for professional advocates and their copywriters to design and coordinate a media, Internet, and social media onslaught, a public relations free-for-all where Planned Parenthood, the Senators, Ms. Pelosi and others could make any accusations they want.
  • Komen Still Doesn’t Acknowledge Abortion-Breast Cancer Link

    02/04/2012 8:14:08 AM PST · by Elvina · 16 replies
    LifeNews.com ^ | 2/1/12 | Steven Ertelt
    “Our group will remain as Komen’s critic as long as it continues to work against its own mission to eradicate breast cancer,” Malec told LifeNews. “Komen’s decision is a step in the right direction to protect women’s lives. However, I will not donate to Komen while it is still cooperating in the cover-up of the abortion-breast cancer link and downplaying the risk of using oral contraceptives.” Malec says “Planned Parenthood is a primary cause of the breast cancer epidemic. It sells cancer-causing abortions and oral contraceptives.” “Medical texts reveal that increased childbearing, especially starting early before age 24, substantially reduces...
  • Constitution prevails over crackdown on teacher's opinion

    08/25/2011 6:14:35 AM PDT · by Elvina · 6 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | 8/25/2011 | WorldNetDaily
    A Florida teacher who was suspended for statements that disapproved of legalized homosexual marriage in New York has been reinstated, attorneys representing the veteran educator have announced. "This is a great day for the Constitution," said Harry Mihet, senior litigation counsel for Liberty Counsel, which worked on the case involving Jerry Buell. "By fully exonerating Mr. Buell, the Lake County (Fla.) School Board has reaffirmed what the rest of Americans already knew. The First Amendment protects the right of public servants to express their personal opinion without any fear or intimidation. It is a shame that Mr. Buell had to...
  • Crowd estimates, early reports from Beck's 'restoring honor' rally

    08/28/2010 9:37:48 AM PDT · by Elvina · 102 replies · 2+ views
    Conservative Examiner ^ | 8/28/10 | Anthony G. Martin
    In a demonstration of the overwhelming support of mainstream America for conservative principles, Glenn Beck's 'Restoring Honor' rally at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. is drawing 'hundreds of thousands,' according to McClatchy Newspapers. Early reports indicate that so large is the crowd that attendees were having difficulty hearing the speakers. A quick scan of mainstream news outlets that have done actual estimates this morning indicates that attendance at this point is between 300,000 and 500,000 people. And attendees are still arriving at the rally, which began some 90 minutes ago. Newsbusters is live-streaming the event. Michelle Malkin reports that...
  • Freep this Poll!: Potluck Pals (Prevent Planned Parenthood from benefitting)

    08/20/2010 6:44:49 AM PDT · by Elvina · 15 replies
    WKZO Radio ^ | 8/20/10 | Lori Moore
    Vote For The Charity You Want To See Benefit From Potluck Pals!
  • Kalamazoo Central wins Obama as graduation speaker

    05/04/2010 10:24:53 AM PDT · by Elvina · 34 replies · 612+ views
    San Jose Mercury News ^ | 5/4/2010 | David N. Goodman
    Kalamazoo Central High School in western Michigan has won a national contest to have President Barack Obama as its commencement speaker this spring, the White House announced Tuesday. Obama will speak June 10, the Kalamazoo Public Schools said. Other Cabinet members will address graduates at the five other semifinalist schools. "We are delighted to welcome President Obama to Kalamazoo," Superintendent Michael F. Rice said in a statement. "This honor validates the efforts and success not simply of a school or even of a school district but of an entire broader educational community." U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan announced the choice...
  • Pro-life group struggles to find place on liberal campus

    01/25/2010 3:20:56 AM PST · by Elvina · 3 replies · 411+ views
    Yale Daily News ^ | January 25, 2010 | Baobao Zhang
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Outside the U.S. Supreme Court, speakers blared with the frantic strums of guitars and the voices of four young men singing gospel songs — rock and roll style. Donning shaggy beards and seated on a makeshift stage, the four were among thousands of pro-life Christian activists protesting the 37th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the 1973 Supreme Court ruling that legalized abortion. Out on the streets, a small band of Yale students led a different chant. Glory, glory, hallelujah! In the beauty of the lilies, Christ was born across the sea,” the Yalies’ voices sang in harmony,...
  • March for Life 2010 draws record crowd

    01/23/2010 1:35:31 PM PST · by Elvina · 34 replies · 1,514+ views
    Essex County Conservative Examiner ^ | January 23, 2010 | Terry Hurlbut
    The thirty-seventh annual March for Life took place yesterday in Washington, DC, with several northern and southern New Jersey contingents participating. Unofficial estimates of the crowd size vary from 250,000 to 400,000, which would be the largest crowd that the annual event has drawn. New Jersey conservative activist Andrew P. Schlafly, founder of Conservapedia, led a 93-member contingent of home-school students, families, and older adults that traveled to Washington on two chartered buses to participate in the rally and march. Other New Jersey contingents were on hand, including several from multiple towns in North Jersey and at least one from...
  • Film Exposes True Face, Numbers of March for Life

    01/23/2010 12:35:42 PM PST · by Elvina · 16 replies · 793+ views
    The Christian Post ^ | 1/23/2010 | Lillian Kwon
    WASHINGTON – Organizers say some 300,000 people, mostly young, walked under overcast skies Friday to stand up for the preborn at the annual March for Life. They were joined by another 78,000 virtual pro-lifers, including former Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee and former Alaska governor Sarah Palin, who marched with them online in the first-ever Virtual March for Life. "Affirming the dignity and worth of every innocent human life and defending the defenseless are fundamental American values," Palin wrote Thursday in her Facebook page. "With that in mind, this peaceful, hopeful grassroots crowd of individuals, families and students comes to...
  • Impressive Media Malpractice at March For Life

    01/23/2010 11:16:48 AM PST · by Elvina · 19 replies · 914+ views
    American Thinker ^ | 1/23/2010 | Jack Cashill
    In January 2009 we brought a six-camera crew to Washington to create a documentary on the subject of the annual March for Life called Thine Eyes. What motivated Steve Sanborn, the organizer of the project and a March veteran, was the media's historic failure to capture the numbers, the demographics or the spirit of the marchers. With the advantage of rooftop cameras, we estimated there were about 350,000 participants, about 75 percent of whom were under 25, with more females than males among the young people. I also assigned our six cameramen to find as many pro-abortion protestors as they...
  • Walk for Life West Coast seeks end to ‘the violence of abortion’

    01/23/2010 10:53:00 AM PST · by Elvina · 4 replies · 404+ views
    San Francisco, Calif., Jan 21, 2010 / 08:34 am (CNA).- The sixth Annual Walk for Life West Coast will bring together more than 35,000 pro-life activists on Jan. 23 to advocate an end to “the violence of abortion.” Attendees will hear pro-life speakers describe how abortion hurts women and how all people have a right to life. The Walk for Life event begins with a rally at 11 a.m. at Justin Herman Plaza. The walk itself starts at noon and proceeds for two miles along San Francisco’s waterfront. It ends in sight of the Golden Gate Bridge. Attendees come from...
  • Barack Obama celebrates birth of Roe vs. Wade abortion decision, just turned 37

    01/23/2010 5:47:12 AM PST · by Elvina · 28 replies · 598+ views
    <p>Today is the first anniversary of President Obama's urgent executive promise to close the Guantanamo Bay terrorist detention facility by today.</p> <p>He didn't get that done.</p> <p>No new promised date either.</p> <p>Yesterday, the Supreme Court issued another decision concerning political contributions, which some people -- including a majority of Americans, according to a quick new Gallup Poll -- saw as a fundamental First Amendment constitutional issue of choosing to speak in the political process.</p>