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  • Public school children forced to pray to Allah

    09/16/2010 1:38:53 PM PDT · by Mrs. Don-o · 18 replies
    American Thinker ^ | September 16, 2010 | Thomas Lifson
    Shocking video was released today by Americans for Peace and Tolerance: [video] The video was taken inside the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center - Boston's controversial Saudi-funded mega-mosque - during a Wellesley Middle School social studies trip to the mosque, ostensibly taken to learn about the history of Islam first-hand. Yet the video reveals that the students are being blatantly mis-educated about Islam. A mosque spokesperson is seen teaching the children that in Mohammed's 7th century Arabia women were allowed to vote, while in America women only gained that right a hundred years ago. This seems to be an...
  • Hundreds Beaten, Whipped, Choked By Teachers, Coaches (Chicago Schools Under Obama's Ed. Sec.)

    02/11/2009 9:38:47 AM PST · by kristinn · 30 replies · 1,843+ views
    CBS 2 Chicago ^ | Wednesday, February 11, 2009 | Dave Savini
    Hundreds of students have allegedly been beaten by teachers, coaches and staff at Chicago Public Schools. 2 Investigator Dave Savini continues his ongoing investigation involving the illegal use corporal punishment. SNIP An exclusive CBS 2 investigation discovered Treveon Martin is one of at least 818 Chicago Public School students, since 2003, to allege being battered by a teacher or an aide, coach, security guard, or even a principal. In most of those cases - 568 of them - Chicago Public School investigators determined the children were telling the truth. SNIP The 2 Investigators found reports of students beaten with broomsticks,...
  • Test scores show 325 Ark. schools fall short of standards

    08/10/2006 5:35:02 AM PDT · by sweetliberty · 29 replies · 517+ views
    AP/Baxter Bulletin | August 10, 2006 | ANDREW DeMILLO
    Baxter Bulletin doesn't allow's the link: Test scores show 325 Ark. schools fall short of standards
  • SpongeBob, Barney and Dora All Part of Big 'Family' Project

    11/16/2004 1:38:33 PM PST · by lainie · 80 replies · 1,812+ views
    AP via Houston Chronicle ^ | 11/16/2004 | AP
    Look out kids. SpongeBob SquarePants, Barney and Clifford the Big Red Dog are joining forces to rerecord the disco tune We Are Family to promote diversity and tolerance in classrooms. A video starring the three children's characters plus nearly 100 others, including Dora the Explorer and Arthur, will be distributed to 61,000 public and private elementary schools nationwide, along with lesson plans for teachers. It will air simultaneously on Nickelodeon, the Public Broadcasting Service and the Disney Channel in March. ... The We Are Family Foundation was founded by singer-songwriter Nile Rodgers, who wrote the song recorded in 1979 by...