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  • Heather Stilwell Dies of Cancer

    12/08/2010 12:59:06 PM PST · by richmwill · 19 replies
    Yahoo Canada ^ | 12/05/2010
    Heather Stilwell, the former chair of the Surrey School Board who led a contentious fight to ban books on same-sex couples, has died of breast cancer. She was 66. A fierce anti-abortionist, and supporter of Christian family values, Stilwell served on the Surrey School Board for 15 years. She was co-founder of the Christian Heritage Party, whose platform was to make abortion and possession of pornography illegal. As chair of the Surrey School Board in the late 1990s, she led the charge to ban three books in schools on same-sex couples. The case ended up in the Supreme Court of...
  • Garry Gross Is Dead at 73; Photographer of Clothes and Their Absence

    12/07/2010 10:41:39 AM PST · by Borges · 9 replies
    NY Times ^ | 12/07/10 | DENNIS HEVESI
    Garry Gross, a fashion photographer for 30 years who was best known for controversial photos of an unclothed 10-year-old Brooke Shields, died on Nov. 30 at his home in Manhattan. Mr. Gross, who in recent years had focused his cameras on dogs, was 73. He died of natural causes, his sister, Linda Gross, said. In 1975, before Ms. Shields became known as a child actress, her mother, Teri, signed a contract allowing Mr. Gross to take a series of photos of Brooke, in thick makeup and bejeweled, sitting and standing in a steaming, opulently decorated bathtub. Mother and daughter received...
  • Brothers compromised security at company's airport location

    12/03/2010 12:42:35 PM PST · by DFG · 18 replies
    Nashville City Paper ^ | 12/02/10 | James Nix
    A brother of three men indicted last month on federal sex trafficking charges provided one of them access to restricted areas at the Nashville International Airport including in the cockpit of a plane. The information came out during a hearing regarding the federal detention of Abdifatah Sharif Omar and Mohamed Sharif Omar Thursday in the U.S. District Court in Nashville. The two, along with brother Liban Sharif Omar, are three of the 29 individuals — mostly from Minneapolis and Nashville — indicted in November on federal charges of sex trafficking involving juvenile girls.
  • School band teacher goes on trial for having sex with pupil, 15

    11/22/2010 7:16:42 AM PST · by traumer · 36 replies · 1+ views
    A former music teacher from Orange County, California, has insisted that she did not have under-age sex with a 15-year-old student. Charged with sexual misconduct, Carlie Rose Attebury, 31, told jurors that she was not sexually interested in the boy. Miss Attebury said that she hugged the boy as she did any other 'band kid', but it was never sexual. Accused: Carlie Rose Attebury has been charged with sexual misconduct after allegedly sleeping with a 15-year-old boy who she was teaching Accused: Carlie Rose Attebury has been charged with sexual misconduct after allegedly sleeping with a 15-year-old boy who she...
  • Teen can't sue school for sex molestation

    11/10/2010 12:27:48 PM PST · by SmithL · 45 replies
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 11/10/10 | Bob Egelko, Chronicle Staff Writer
    A 14-year-old boy who allegedly was sexually molested by a female guidance counselor can't sue his school even if it was negligent in hiring and supervising her, a state appeals court has ruled. Friday's decision by the Second District Court of Appeal in Los Angeles might surprise parents who have been assured that schools are legally responsible for their kids' safety. But it's only a step beyond the state Supreme Court's 1989 ruling that threw out a suit against the Oakland Unified School District by a junior high student who said his teacher molested him during a school-sponsored work session...
  • Planned Parenthood Misrepresents CDC Report on Teen Births, Abstinence

    10/30/2010 1:59:03 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 7 replies
    Life News ^ | 10/28/10 | Steven Ertelt
    A pro-life group is accusing the national Planned Parenthood abortion business of misrepresenting a recent Centers for Disease Control report on teen birth rates.The new CDC report provides more evidence that abstinence education decreases teen sexual activity and pregnancy, but Planned Parenthood  put its own spin on the numbers to promote its childhood sex education programs, says officials with American Life League.“This is another illustration of how Planned Parenthood uses deception at every level to promote its deadly agenda,” said Rita Diller, national director of Stop Planned Parenthood International (STOPP), an ALL project.The recently released CDC report entitled “State Disparities...

    09/15/2010 11:54:22 AM PDT · by TruthHound · 37 replies
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  • Britain’s Leading Gay Activist Calls for Lowering of Age of Consent to 14

    09/02/2010 12:34:11 PM PDT · by GonzoII · 57 replies
    Life Site News ^ | Wednesday September 1, 2010 | Hilary White
    Wednesday September 1, 2010 Britain’s Leading Gay Activist Calls for Lowering of Age of Consent to 14 By Hilary WhiteLONDON, September 1, 2010 ( – One of Britain’s leading homosexualist activists has called again for the lowering of the age of sexual consent from 16 to 14, saying that this will reduce incidents of sexual abuse of young people. Peter Tatchell, founder of the group OutRage!, wrote on the website Big Think, “Whether we like it or not, many teenagers have their first sexual experience around the ages of 14 or 15.”“If we want to protect young people, and...
  • 6 Ore. men settle Boy Scout sex abuse cases

    09/01/2010 12:01:23 PM PDT · by markomalley · 9 replies
    AP ^ | 9/1/2010 | Tim Fought
    Six men who alleged they were sexually abused by an Oregon Boy Scouts leader in the 1980s have settled their lawsuits against the group's national organization for undisclosed amounts, the plaintiffs' attorney said Wednesday. The settlements include the case of one man, Kerry Lewis, who was awarded nearly $20 million in damages from Boys Scouts of America in a trial that ended in April. It was believed to be the largest such award against the national organization. A jury found the Texas-based group negligent for allowing a former assistant scoutmaster, Timur Dykes, to associate with Scouts after he admitted to...
  • Government Study Withheld for Year: 70 Percent of Parents and 54 Percent of Teens Say Sex...

    08/31/2010 11:54:46 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 15 replies
    CNSNews ^ | August 31, 2010 | Jane McGrath
    Complete title: Government Study Withheld for Year: 70 Percent of Parents and 54 Percent of Teens Say Sex Before Marriage is Wrong ( - Seventy percent of American parents and 53.5 percent of American adolescents believe sex before marriage is wrong, according to a federally funded study released Monday by the Administration of Children and Families, an agency within the Health and Human Services Department. The survey asked American parents and adolescents whether they strongly agreed, somewhat agreed, somewhat disagreed or strongly disagreed wih the statement that "having sexual intercourse is something only married people should."  Among parents, 47.6 percent strongly agreed and 22.2 percent somewhat agreed,...
  • Sexual pantomime earns middle-schooler expulsion (teabagging taunt on a bus)

    08/31/2010 11:18:40 AM PDT · by a fool in paradise · 234 replies
    Daytona Beach News Journal ^ | August 30, 2010 | FRANK FERNANDEZ
    Marcel Williams is plopped down on a couch in his family's duplex apartment. The stillness is unusual for the 14-year-old, who a few years ago roamed football fields as a star running back for the national champion Flagler Junior Pee Wee Bulldogs. Since then, Marcel said he had been earning A's and B's at Buddy Taylor Middle School, where he also expected to continue playing football this year. Instead, school just started and Marcel finds himself slouched on the couch, expelled from the classroom and the football field until next year because of something called "tea-bagging" -- a crude taunt...
  • Woman who allegedly bragged about sex with boy waives hearing (Stupid AND Guilty!)

    A 42-year-old woman accusing of having sex with a 14-year-old boy in Bath and then bragging about it at work gave up her right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday and her case will head to Northampton County Court. The boasting by Theresa E. Kasznicki not only led to her getting fired from her job at an insurance company, but to a police investigation that landed her in Northampton County Prison, according to court records. Her attorney Tuesday waived the hearing before District Judge John Capobianco under the condition that a plea agreement is in place in court.
  • ACLU: Boy Scouts shouldn't be allowed to meet in public schools [Boulder, CO]

    08/02/2010 12:39:22 PM PDT · by Pyro7480 · 49 replies · 8+ views
    Boulder Daily Camera ^ | 08/02/2010 | Brittany Anas
    Boy Scouts shouldn't be able to meet in Boulder's public schools because they openly discriminate against gays, according to the local chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union. Johanna Blumenthal, with the Boulder County ACLU, sent a letter today to officials with the Boulder Valley School District arguing that the Boy Scouts are a discriminatory group because they have openly defended the right to exclude homosexuals from membership. The ACLU raised the same concern in 2001, but is now buffering its argument with a recent Supreme Court ruling. The ACLU is asking the district to change its policies so that...
  • NEA celebrates 'drag queen' teachers

    07/15/2010 6:38:30 AM PDT · by IbJensen · 20 replies
    One News Now ^ | 7/15/2010 | Bill Bumpas
    The National Education Association (NEA) continues to alienate more and more of its conservative constituents as the organization showed its liberal leanings at its 2010 national convention. At this year's meeting in New Orleans, the largest professional organization and labor union in the U.S. recognized a new caucus: the NEA Drag Queen Caucus. (See list of recognized NEA caucuses [PDF]) "They already have had the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, [and] Transgender Caucus and apparently felt that the drag queens needed their own caucus," explains Finn Laursen, executive director of Christian Educators Association International (CEAI). Finn Laursen (CEAI)"America, I think, needs to...
  • Gym teacher arrested over sex allegations

    07/12/2010 11:03:11 PM PDT · by rahbert · 31 replies · 2+ views
    Carmi Times ^ | 7/8/2010 | Len Wells
    Fairfield, Ill. — A tip from the public has led to the arrest of a Fairfield Community High School physical education teacher on charges she had unlawful sexual contact with a student. Haven A. Kirkpatrick, 29 of Fairfield, faces eight counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse - each a Class 2 felony. If convicted, she faces the possibility of between three and seven years in prison on each count. Kirkpatrick was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon at the home of her parents in Carmi and lodged in the City-County Jail pending transfer to Wayne County. Judge Timothy Neubauer of Jefferson...
  • Former Freeland teacher arraigned on Midland Co. charges

    07/12/2010 11:35:02 PM PDT · by rahbert · 9 replies
    Midland (MI) Daily News ^ | 6/29/2010 | Kelly Dame
    The former Freeland High School teacher charged in connection to having a sexual relationship with a student appeared in the Midland County District Court this afternoon to be arraigned on eight charges of third-degree criminal sexual conduct. Marcie Lynn Rousseau, 33, Freeland, was arraigned by Judge Stephen P. Carras, who set bond at $80,000 cash or surety. Other bond conditions are no contact with the victim or children under the age of 18 who are not related to her unless the youngster’s parents are present and no use of the Internet social networking website FaceBook. She is represented by Saginaw...
  • Mom who had sex with son, 14, going to prison

    07/13/2010 10:23:50 AM PDT · by raybbr · 90 replies · 5+ views ^ | 7-13-2010 | N/A
    A Michigan woman said she was remorseful for having sex with the teenage son she gave up for adoption as a baby before being sentenced Monday to at least nine years in prison. “I don’t understand it,” Aimee Louise Sword said, referring to her actions. Sword, a 36-year-old Waterford Township resident, was charged with three counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct. In early June, she pleaded guilty as part of a plea bargain to one count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct. Sword’s son was 16 when he testified at the preliminary exam in January that Sword contacted him in May...
  • Mass. district under fire for policy that would let elementary school students get condoms!

    06/24/2010 8:33:16 AM PDT · by nmh · 35 replies
    Fox News ^ | June 24, 2010 | Associated Press
    PROVINCETOWN, Mass. (AP) — A new policy in a Massachusetts public school district that makes condoms available to all students, even those in elementary school, is drawing criticism from some who say it goes too far. Provincetown School Board Chairman Peter Grosso says because there is no set age when sexual activity starts, the committee decided not to set an age for condom availability.
  • 'Homo Depot'? Chain hosts kiddie crafts at 'gay' fests

    06/24/2010 12:39:14 PM PDT · by surroundedbyblue · 43 replies · 1+ views
    World Net Daily ^ | 06/23/2010 | Chelsea Schilling
    Is Home Depot seeking to introduce children to the homosexual lifestyle? The home-improvement giant has sponsored yet another "gay" pride event and provided children's craft workshops "in the midst of loud and boisterous gay activities" at the 2010 Southern Maine Pride Festival in Portland, Maine, according to the American Family Association. Home Depot logo spotted in numerous locations at 2010 Southern Maine Pride Festival in Portland. (Photo: Southern Maine Pride public Facebook page)
  • North Carolina 7th Graders to Learn About IUDs, Abortifacients, Condoms

    06/08/2010 1:58:00 PM PDT · by NYer · 30 replies · 66+ views
    Life Site ^ | June 8, 2010 | James Tillman
    RALEIGH, North Carolina, June 8, 2010 ( – Schools in North Carolina are preparing to implement the "Healthy Youth Act," which was signed on June 30, 2009 and is set to take effect in the 2010-11 school year. It states that students from 7th to 9th grade should be taught "about the effectiveness and safety of all FDA-approved contraceptive methods in preventing pregnancy."This means that they will be taught about male and female condoms, diaphragms, sponges, cervical caps, spermicides, oral contraceptives, contraceptive rings, the abortifacient "morning after pill," and other methods of birth control, unless their parents explicitly request that...
  • Miley Cyrus simulates lesbian lip lock in 'Britain's Got Talent' performance

    06/04/2010 8:50:38 AM PDT · by OldDeckHand · 36 replies · 1,537+ views
    NY Daily News ^ | 06/04/2010 | Kristie Cavanagh
    Miley Cyrus is not that innocent. Taking a cue from fellow ex-Disney star Britney Spears, the "Hannah Montana" star simulated a girl-on-girl kiss with a female backup dancer during her Thursday night performance on "Britain's Got Talent." Unlike Spears, however, who famously lip locked with Madonna at the 2003 MTV Awards, Miley stopped short of actually kissing the dancer - the two only thrust their lips toward one another.
  • Ban for lesbian coach who lured girls (Groomed underage girls but can still play World Cup?)

    06/03/2010 1:34:32 PM PDT · by Maelstorm · 60 replies · 1,978+ views ^ | Jun 4 2010 | By WWOS staff
    A top rugby player has been banned from coaching children after luring two underage girls into lesbian relationships. Tricia Brown, 31, will not be able to interact with teenage or child rugby players under the ban imposed by the Australian Rugby Union, the Courier Mail reports. But Ms Brown will be permitted continue playing rugby and is expected to play in the World Cup later this year. "Having finalised that review, ARU has decided not to impose any playing ban on Tricia Brown," said the rugby body’s spokesman Peter Jenkins. The investigation came after Ms Brown was earlier this year...
  • Teacher of the Year Had Sex with Student (Photo - GUILTY!)

    06/01/2010 11:34:46 AM PDT · by Mikey_1962 · 46 replies · 4,337+ views
    CBS News ^ | 5-31-10 | CBS News
    Keenon Aampay Hall, who was voted Teacher of the Year at in Shiloh High School in Snellville, Georgia, has resigned after admittedly having a sexual relationship with a 17 year old student. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that records show the 29-year old English came to her for help with his homework. An investigative file shows the student, who is a graduating senior and popular football player, said that Keenon Aampay Hall gave him gifts and pressured him to get her pregnant. When he initially turned down her advances, the student's family says Hall failed him, which prompted him to report...
  • (NY) Teacher Faces Sex Charges Involving 3 Students

    05/25/2010 4:28:05 AM PDT · by Revelation 911 · 38 replies · 1,558+ views
    Ch13 website ^ | 5/24/10 | Ch13
    Marla Gurecki-Haskins, 36, is charged with official misconduct and two counts endangering welfare of a child. She's also charged with disemminating indecent material to a minor, a felony. According to court paperwork, she's accused of "engaging in text messaging of a sexual nature that encouraged a sexual relationship between the defendant and two 16 year old male students." She's also accused of performing oral sex on a 17-year-old male student in her classroom during school hours. Gurecki-Haskins was arraigned on the charges this morning. She pleaded not guilty and was released on her own recognizance. She has been a certified...
  • Sex-Ed Backlash Inhibits McGuinty [Province of Ontario backs down]

    04/23/2010 8:57:44 AM PDT · by canuck_conservative · 10 replies · 374+ views
    National Post [Canada] ^ | Friday, April 23, 2010 | Lee Greenberg
    .... He insisted the new curriculum applied to "all students in publicly funded schools, including Catholic schools." His education minister, Leona Dombrowsky, also said the Catholic Church supported the new curriculum. But Catholic officials made it clear they were not prepared to implement any of the more controversial elements, including talk of homosexuality and masturbation in Grades 3 and 6 respectively..... "Talking about homosexuality and masturbation to primary children is hardly age appropriate," Sister Joan said. "Certainly it's not in the Catholic community. I'm not judging for other people. "The Church disapproves of masturbation on any level," she said. Homosexual...
  • Even Catholic schools must teach sex ed to six-year-olds: McGuinty (Ontario, Canada)

    04/22/2010 10:45:03 AM PDT · by Rutles4Ever · 43 replies · 785+ views
    Yahoo! ^ | 4/21/2010 | Maria Babbage
    TORONTO - Ontario's Catholic schools can't opt out of a revamped sex ed curriculum even if it goes against their religious beliefs to teach kids about masturbation and homosexuality, Premier Dalton McGuinty said Wednesday. Several conservative and religious groups claim the changes coming this fall will corrupt young minds with "explicit" topics like anal sex. But Ontario's Catholic premier made it clear that all public schools must teach the lessons that will start as early as age six. The first changes to Ontario's curriculum in a dozen years will see students learning about masturbation in Grade 6 and oral and...
  • Former Rolling Stone’s Child Lover Says Raise the Age of Consent

    04/21/2010 6:06:26 AM PDT · by NYer · 140 replies · 2,973+ views
    Life Site News ^ | April 21, 2010 | Peter J. Smith
    LONDON, April 20, 2010 ( – Mandy Smith, the former child-lover and later wife of Rolling Stone bassist Bill Wyman, believes that the age of consent should be raised to 18 in order to protect young girls, who are emotionally vulnerable when it comes to sexual relationships at that age. In an interview with the UK’s Daily Mail, Smith said that she had slept with the much older Wyman when she was 14 years old, beginning a relationship that stole away a childhood she “could never get back.”Smith, 39, revealed to the Mail that she has come a long way...
  • Maine Commission Moves to Ban Gender Specific Bathrooms, Sports Teams in Schools

    04/09/2010 6:26:22 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 46 replies · 1,542+ views
    Fox News ^ | April 9, 2010 | Diane Macedo
    The little girls' room won't be just for little girls anymore, if the Maine Human Rights Commission has its way. The commission is taking heat over a controversial proposal to ban schools from enforcing gender divisions in sports teams, school organizations, bathrooms and locker rooms. It says forcing a student into a particular room or group because of his or her biological gender amounts to discrimination. The issue came to light last year when the commission ruled that, under the Maine Human Rights Act, a school had discriminated against a 12-year-old transgender boy by denying him access to the girls'...
  • Maine considers banning little boys, little girls rooms

    04/13/2010 10:53:41 AM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 107 replies · 2,702+ views
    Fox News Channel ^ | April 13, 2010
    According to Fox News, Maine is considering banning the little boys, little girls rooms, boys vs girls locker rooms, boys and girls sports teams, etc. Reason: Sexual discrimination. I'm sorry folks, but the people running our government are full blooming idiots! Vote thm ALL out!!
  • Elementary forcing kids to cross dress for "women's history month"

    04/12/2010 10:41:21 AM PDT · by GeronL · 60 replies · 1,886+ views
    Face Book ^ | April 11. 2010 | Janine Patterson Giandomenico
    My son's Elementary School forcing kids to Cross-Dress for Women's History Month You know...I'm always praising the Maple Shade School district where we live for the great job they do with my kids. Because of that, I have overlooked the Politically-Correct-insanity that has changed "St. Patricks Day" to "LEPRECHAUN DAY", and Christmas to "WINTER Holiday", or "Good Friday" to "Spring Day"...but NOW THEY'VE GONE TOO FAR! I support the idea of teaching about Women's History Month, in regards to our rights, equality, and roles in US and world history...but asking my 9 YEAR OLD SON to dress like a woman...
  • 'Lesbian-fling' teachers face school rap [janitor catches them with pants down in empty classroom]

    03/31/2010 6:10:30 AM PDT · by ETL · 80 replies · 2,975+ views
    New York Post ^ | March 31, 2010 | By YOAV GONEN Education Reporter
    <p>Two female high-school teachers who were caught with their pants down -- literally -- in an empty classroom are set to be slapped with "misconduct" charges by school officials.</p> <p>James Madison HS romance-language teachers Alini Brito and Cindy Mauro were interrupted by a curious custodian during their alleged lesbian romp, which allegedly occurred after hours at the Brooklyn school late last year.</p>
  • Girl, Six, Sexually Abused By 23 Classmates (UK)

    04/01/2010 10:24:11 AM PDT · by george76 · 76 replies · 2,540+ views
    , Sky News ^ | April 01, 2010 | Adam Arnold
    A six-year-old girl was stripped and sexually abused by 23 classmates on a daily basis. The unnamed child suffered the horrific ordeal at the hands of pupils the same age as her at her primary school in Wales for months. Her mother has spoken of her shock and horror when her daughter confided in her. She said: "She was telling me things that I think every mother dreads to hear from their daughter. It was horrendous what she'd gone through. "Every day she was being stripped. Every day she was being sexually and physically abused and every day she cried...
  • 7-year-old N.J. girl pimped out at party by step sister and gang-raped

    03/31/2010 12:25:41 PM PDT · by Justaham · 88 replies · 3,570+ views
    New York Daily News ^ | 3-31-10 | Corky Siemaszko
    A 7-year-old Trenton girl was sold like a prostitute to a party of perverts and wound up being gang raped by up to seven men and boys. And the person who pimped out the grade-schooler was her 15-year-old stepsister, police said. The shocking crime - in a high-rise housing project near the New Jersey statehouse - left cops struggling for words to describe the depravity. "You don't even know what to say," Trenton Police Capt. Joseph Juniak said Wednesday. "It's incomprehensible." The horror show happened Sunday when the teenager took the 7-year-old with her to a party in the Rowan...
  • Scoundrel Time(s)

    03/29/2010 6:37:38 AM PDT · by marshmallow · 24 replies · 423+ views
    First Things ^ | 3/29/10 | George Weigel
    The sexual and physical abuse of children and young people is a global plague; its manifestations run the gamut from fondling by teachers to rape by uncles to kidnapping-and-sex-trafficking. In the United States alone, there are reportedly some 39 million victims of childhood sexual abuse. Forty to sixty percent were abused by family members, including stepfathers and live-in boyfriends of a child’s mother—thus suggesting that abused children are the principal victims of the sexual revolution, the breakdown of marriage, and the hook-up culture. Hofstra University professor Charol Shakeshaft reports that 6-10 percent of public school students have been molested in...
  • Girl Scouts Go Wild

    03/22/2010 8:26:13 AM PDT · by bs9021 · 7 replies · 694+ views
    Accuracy in Academia ^ | March 22, 2010 | Malcolm A. Kline
    Girls Scouts Go Wild Malcolm A. Kline, March 22, 2010 While Girl Scouts around the country went door to door selling cookies, their national representatives were trying to explain a sex brochure distributed at a UN meeting the GSA was represented at. “As to their claim that the brochure might have been left in the room by a previous organizational user, the Friday Fax looked into the question of who used the room prior to the Girl Scouts at 4:00 pm on March 1,” Terrence McKeegan reported in a weekly communication sent out by the Catholic Family and Human Rights...
  • Official Calls For Mandatory STD Testing Of Teens Starting In 8th Grade

    03/09/2010 12:10:28 PM PST · by Fixit · 80 replies · 1,047+ views
    NEW LONDON, Conn. -- Sexually transmitted diseases is a topic that many people don't like to talk about, especially with teenagers. But, the director of the regional health department in New London is calling for the mandatory testing of teenagers from eighth-grade through 12th-grade students in New London and Groton. The hope is that other shoreline communities will follow suit and begin testing their teenagers as well. Vanessa Reed works for the school-based health clinic that operates inside New London High School. She said there's an epidemic of STDs infecting Connecticut teenagers, particularly teenage girls, and it's no surprise that...
  • Call For Sexual Orientation In Policy On Discrimination

    03/05/2010 2:41:45 PM PST · by Maelstorm · 18 replies · 650+ views ^ | March 05, 2010 | by Dennis Hannon
    More than 100 Kirkwood High School (KHS) students, and several adults, came before the Kirkwood School Board on Monday asking for of a change in policy to forbid, specifically, the harassment of homosexuals. Ryan Schuessler and Sean McWay, who are on the editorial staff of the KHS newspaper, The Kirkwood Call, presented a petition with 940 signatures of students and teachers supporting the addition of the words "sexual orientation" to the school district's policy on discrimination. To illustrate the insidious character of harassment, Schuessler offered an anecdote in which he recalled his first encounter with a gay person, while attending...
  • NH teacher accused of sending nude photo to teen

    03/05/2010 1:56:54 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 612 replies · 12,895+ views
    AP ^ | March 5, 2010
    LONDONDERRY, N.H. — A New Hampshire high school English teacher is facing a charge she sent a 15-year-old male student nude photos of herself that were then circulated around the school. Police say 41-year-old Melinda Dennehy of Hampstead turned herself in on Friday. She was charged with indecent exposure and lewdness and then released on a $10,000 bond. Dennehy was placed on paid administrative leave by Londonderry High School administrators on Wednesday, the day school officials and police were notified about the pictures going around school.
  • Upward Bound Is Down… Radical Sexual Indoctrination of Kids Is In

    03/02/2010 8:38:08 AM PST · by ocr1 · 4 replies · 330+ views
    Big Government ^ | 3-2-2010 | Jim Hoft
    Recently the Obama Administration cut funding to Upward Bound, a successful educational program with a proven track record. Upward Bound provides support to participating students in their preparation for college entrance. Upward Bound serves high school students from low-income families and high school students from families in which neither parent holds a bachelor’s degree. 95% of Upward Bound graduates have entered post-secondary education and are four times more likely to earn a college degree than students from similar back-grounds who do not participate in the program. The Obama Administration will cut funding for this successful educational program.Radical Safe Schools Czar...
  • "Contraception Is Wrong. Now Here's How You Use It . . ."

    02/24/2010 11:03:39 AM PST · by NYer · 18 replies · 393+ views
    NC Register ^ | February 24, 2010 | Jimmy Akin
    That’s the message that British MP Ed Balls recently “reassured” the public Catholic schools would be forced to send to the children who attend them. According to the Guardian: Ed Balls’s controversial amendment to the bill on sex education, allowing faith schools to opt out of new rules on teaching about issues such as homosexuality and contraception, was passed in the Commons yesterday by 268 votes to 177, giving the government a majority of 91. The amendment, which was passed without debate due to a lack of time at the report stage, allows faith schools to teach personal, social, health...
  • Teachers slapped for pep rally lap dance

    02/24/2010 8:57:57 AM PST · by Grig · 57 replies · 4,122+ views ^ | Wednesday Feb. 24, 2010 8:31 AM ET
    ...The two teachers, one a man, the other a woman, were dressed as a cheerleader and a football player. The female teacher is seated on a chair with her legs spread as dance music plays. The male teacher approaches her between her legs. He then straddles her and gyrates his hips. He bends over, while she slaps his bottom, his hips bouncing to the beat. They then take it one step further...
  • Leaked Document: No Opt-Out for Children from Pro-Gay Classes in Ontario Schools

    02/15/2010 4:04:23 PM PST · by wagglebee · 40 replies · 1,206+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 2/15/10 | Patrick B. Craine
    HAMILTON, Ontario, February 15, 2010 ( - Public school children in Hamilton, Ontario will not be permitted to withdraw from classes that promote homosexuality, according to the Hamilton Mountain News. At the same time, according to a leaked document obtained by a local journalist, teachers are being instructed to tell parents who object to the curriculum that “this is not about parent rights.”At the end of January, the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) hosted a professional development day dedicated to “equity” training, where they distributed a sheet to teachers with “quick responses” they can offer to parents who object to...
  • Leaked Document: No Opt-Out for Children from Pro-Gay Classes in Ontario Schools

    02/16/2010 8:04:14 AM PST · by Pope Pius XII · 31 replies · 809+ views
    Lifesitenews ^ | February 15, 2010 | Patrick B. Craine
    HAMILTON, Ontario, February 15, 2010 ( - Public school children in Hamilton, Ontario will not be permitted to withdraw from classes that promote homosexuality, according to the Hamilton Mountain News. At the same time, according to a leaked document obtained by a local journalist, teachers are being instructed to tell parents who object to the curriculum that “this is not about parent rights.” At the end of January, the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board (HWDSB) hosted a professional development day dedicated to “equity” training, where they distributed a sheet to teachers with “quick responses” they can offer to parents who object...
  • SAN FRANCISCO: Tenderloin school gets new neighbor: sex club

    02/16/2010 7:45:18 AM PST · by SmithL · 44 replies · 986+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 2/16/10 | C.W. Nevius
    Marie-France Ladine, principal of the San Francisco City Academy in the Tenderloin, got an unpleasant surprise last week. She learned that the faith-based school's new neighbor is going to be the Power Exchange sex club. "Our school is right next door," she said. "We can hear the music through the wall." Actually, that music was from the previous tenant, the Pink Diamonds strip club, and if you were a world-class optimist, you might say that the Power Exchange is an improvement. Although the sex club has been controversial, it hasn't had the outbreaks of violence that made Pink Diamonds notorious....
  • Abstinence and the Left (Why does the New York Times hate teen Abstinence?)

    02/12/2010 8:37:11 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 40 replies · 564+ views
    National Review ^ | 02/12/2010 | Ralph Rector
    Alarmed by a recent well-publicized study showing that abstinence education succeeded while “safe sex” and “comprehensive” sex-ed programs failed, the Left has abandoned its “abstinence doesn’t work” claim and drawn up a new line of defense. Consider what the New York Times had to say. According to its editorialists, the newly evaluated abstinence program succeeded because it was “freed from the moralistic overtones and ideological restrictions” of prior abstinence education. You can bet that anyone who pontificates about “moralistic overtones” in abstinence education has never held an actual abstinence curriculum in his hands, let alone read one. Why does abstinence...
  • Schoolgirls aged just ten falling pregnant

    02/08/2010 1:12:28 PM PST · by Niuhuru · 87 replies · 1,504+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | 08th February 2010 | Daniel Martin
    Girls as young as ten are falling pregnant, shocking new figures have revealed. Over the past eight years, no fewer than 15 girls found they were expecting when they were aged just ten. A further 39 found out they were pregnant when they were 11.
  • Safe Schools Czar Kevin Jennings Favorite Book for Teens Too Lewd for Seattle Times

    02/08/2010 9:57:05 AM PST · by ethical · 96 replies · 1,499+ views
    Parents and Teachers for Responsible Schools | February 7, 2010 | Linda Jordan
    Press Release February 7, 2010 Safe Schools Czar Kevin Jennings Favorite Book for Teens Too Lewd for Seattle Times Newspaper says they can’t print quotes from the book because they are a family newspaper. GLSEN founder Kevin Jennings has been “queering” public schools for years. Supposedly to help kids struggling with homosexual desires feel “safe”. But Jennings didn’t limit his target group to homosexual teens. He wanted to include what he calls “questioning youth”. GLSEN’s “ Try it. You just might like it.” Target group. One of the books Jennings wants placed in every middle & high school is “Two...
  • Preteen as Carnival queen stirs Rio controversy

    02/05/2010 7:30:54 PM PST · by EBH · 21 replies · 1,321+ views
    yahoo news ^ | 02/05/10 | BRADLEY BROOKS
    At the delicate core of Julia's case is the queen's traditional role in Rio's Carnival: that of sexy muse. Unlike other participants, she is usually not bare-chested and wears more than just glitter. But queen costumes would be considered revealing by any estimation. Brazil has long had a problem with sexual exploitation of children, especially in the lawless Amazon region. Allowing Julia to be a drum corps queen "would increase the treatment of children as sexual objects in Brazilian society," said Carlos Nicodemos, director of the Rio de Janeiro state Council for the Defense of Children and Adolescents.
  • 'Love boat' prom scandal (immigrant separatism--- corrupting America)

    02/01/2010 7:22:46 AM PST · by Liz · 32 replies · 1,716+ views
    NY POST ^ | 2/1/10 | SUSAN EDELMAN w/ Sarah Ryley
    It was the immigrant high-school's first prom since opening of 10 in the city supported by the Int Network for Public Schools, a nonprofit whose motto is "Opening doors to the American dream." 300 immigrants to NYC who speak little or no English were enrolled. When the yacht "Fantasy" set sail for a 3-hour cruise, the liquor started to flow--As it neared midnight, several faculty members, loosened by booze, boogied with the kids.....a chemistry teacher wrapped herself around a boy and locked lips. Alcohol is forbidden at school events attended by minors.....officials could not say when the DOE learned...
  • Witness Testifies Kids Do Fine With Gay Parents

    01/15/2010 2:17:02 PM PST · by Abathar · 32 replies · 1,515+ views
    ap/ ^ | 01/15/2010 | Lisa Leff
    SAN FRANCISCO -- Children raised by same-sex parents are as well-adjusted and safe from abuse as kids who grow up with a mother and father, a Cambridge University psychologist testified Friday in a federal lawsuit challenging California's same-sex marriage ban. "For a significant number of these children, their adjustment would be promoted were their parents able to get married," developmental psychologist Michael Lamb said while undercutting arguments made by sponsors of Proposition 8, the anti-gay marriage ballot measure passed in 2008. Lamb said there was no evidence that children with gay parents were more likely to become gay themselves or...