Post Tagged with: "education"

Racism Is A B*tch And You’re About To Meet Her (VIDEOS)

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She’s been called the b-word more times than you can count, so she owns it. B.I.T.C.H. ‘Being In Total Control, Hunny.’

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GOP Says We ‘Can’t Afford’ Community College, Here’s Why That’s Total B.S.

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If this plan were to pass, the taxpayers would get an astonishing 728% return on their investment for free community college for students.

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Principal Asks Middle Schoolers To Bring In Canned Food To Attack Intruders

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How would you react if your child came home with this letter?!

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White Superintendent Bans Alabama High School History Club From Seeing ‘Selma’ (VIDEO)

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A high school history club in Alabama was supposed to watch history come to life in the movie theater, but their white superintendent banned them from seeing “Selma” because of “concern” about language.

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Forbes Writer To Whiny Businesses: If You Want Better Education, Try Reaching In Your Pockets

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Businesses whine and complain that our schools and quality of education are lousy, but they don’t lift a finger to try and change that.

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains The Meaning Of Life To A Six-Year-Old (VIDEO)

Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains The Meaning Of Life To A Six-Year-Old (VIDEO)

What happened when a six-year-old asked Neil deGrasse Tyson to explain the meaning of life? This.

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You Won’t Believe The Appalling Amount We Spend On Social Security (INFOGRAPHIC)

You won't believe the appalling amount of money we spend on Social Security... oh, wait a minute... Image by Elisabeth Parker.

This simple pie chart shows our Social Security budget is NOT sustainable.

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Kansas GOP Governor Says He Needs To Slash School Funding After His Tax Cuts Bankrupts Treasury

Kansas GOP Governor Says He Needs To Slash School Funding After His Tax Cuts Bankrupts Treasury

Once again, it is proven that GOP trickle-down economics doesn’t work.

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Republican Lawmaker Proposes A Bill That Will Allow Christian College Groups To Ban Gay Students

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If this bill is given the green light, Christian groups will be able to discriminate against anyone’s sexual orientation without punishment.

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Three Fearless Girls Tell The Devastating Truth About Growing Up In Republican America (VIDEO)

Rhiannon McGavin, Zariya Allen, and Belissa Escobedo read their poem "Somewhere In America" on The Queen Latifah Show.Featured image: Composite with video screen grabs from The Queen Latifah Show.

Inspiring, yet heartbreaking: “Somewhere in America, there’s a child holding a copy of ‘Catcher in the Rye’ and a child holding a gun.”

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Unsettling Survey Reveals 1 in 3 College Men Would Rape

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…And they don’t think “forced sex” counts.

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A School Kept This 4th Grade Teacher In ‘Solitary Confinement’ For Two Years, And She Still Doesn’t Know Why

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One of the most bizarre stories you will read all week.

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This Is Why We Love Him: President Obama Announces Historic Proposal To Offer FREE Community College (Video)

This Is Why We Love Him: President Obama Announces Historic Proposal To Offer FREE Community College (Video)

Of course Republicans oppose this. Just think how many low-information voters they’d lose if Americans were fully educated. That would wipe out their entire base. Thank you President Obama for this historic announcement! A true people’s president!

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SC Bill Requires Schools To Teach Three-Week, NRA-Sponsored ‘Second Amendment’ Course (VIDEO)

photo: SC State Rep. Alan Clemmons, left, with Stag Arms President and CEO Mark Malkowski. (Tony Terzi, Fox CT/via the Hartford [CT] Courant).

Clemmons also wants to celebrate ”2nd Amendment Day’ the day after the Newtown Massacre anniversary!

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Anti-Woman Conservative: More Women Need To Be Stupid For Men, So Let’s Keep Them Out Of College

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Backstabber of the female gender Phyllis Schlafly wants fewer women to go college so they can be less intelligent for the sake of attracting men.

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A 2-Year-Old Has A Conversation With Her Dad About Her Value And Her Worth (VIDEO)

A 2-Year-Old Has A Conversation With Her Dad About Her Value And Her Worth (VIDEO)

This is a video that all princesses, young ladies, women, fathers and sons need to watch.

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Princeton Mom: Rape Is Just ‘Bad Manners’ And Schools Shouldn’t Teach Kids Otherwise (VIDEO)

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After accusing rape victims of having “mistake sex”, Susan Patton goes on Fox & Friends to share more of her awful views.

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Exploiting Standardized Testing: South Korean Tutors Rake In Millions

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The focus on standardized testing and entrance exams has resulted in a billion-dollar industry of private tutors and pop-celebrity teachers – which is great if you have the money for it.

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Single Mom Can’t Step Foot In Her 6-Year-Old’s School After Religious Feud

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A primary school’s immaturity has left a young boy devastated and crying for his mother.

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Controversial PSA Tells Kids To Bring Their Parent’s Guns To School (VIDEO)

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“This video is so monumentally stupid that if any youth does something like this after watching it, the producers should face charges.”

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