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  • Teachers, keep your politics on Kavanaugh hearings out of classroom

    10/16/2018 9:04:59 AM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 14 replies
    The Hill ^ | 10/16/18 | ERIKA SANZI
    On the heels of the Kavanaugh hearings, some teachers have wondered aloud — via Twitter — how they should handle the contentious topic in their classrooms. While some teachers have no interest in touching the issue with a 10-foot pole, others may find it nearly impossible not to make mention of an event that consumed the nation for weeks. But we can learn a lot about how one educator in particular asked the Twitterverse for suggestions. “I’m a teacher, and I don’t know what I’m going to say to my students if Kavanaugh gets confirmed. Do I tell them that...
  • The War on Children...gender 6

    Take heed that ye despise not one of these little ones; for I say unto you, That in heaven their angels do always behold the face of my Father which is in heaven.(Matthew 18:10) The world of pagan sexual anarchy that out blind leaders are intent on plunging us into, is a very harsh world for children, because the evil spirits that animate the movement, utterly hate the innocence of little ones. The left has made war in the West on the very idea of being fruitful and multiplying as the Creator originally commanded the human race( and never revoked...
  • Massive Child Trafficking Bust Rescues 120 Children In Just One Day

    10/10/2018 9:39:23 AM PDT · by ZeroToHero · 11 replies
    NN ^ | 10/10/18 | Paul Whitehead
    Over 120 missing children were rescued in just 24 hours following a child trafficking bust in Michigan county. In 301 files of missing children in Wayne County, 123 were identified and recovered during the operation led by the newly formed Child Recovery Unit.
  • JUST IN: Doxxer Jackson Cosko Threatened to Leak GOP Senators’ Children’s Health Information

    10/04/2018 1:16:10 PM PDT · by servo1969 · 65 replies
    GP ^ | 10-4-2018 | Cristina Laila
    Nothing is too low for the left. On Wednesday, Capitol Police arrested 27-year-old Jackson Cosko of DC for "allegedly posted private, identifying information (doxxing) about one or more United States Senators." It's worse than we thought.Accused doxxer 27-year-old Jackson Cosko threatened to leak Republican Senators' children's health information if any witnesses dared go to the authorities about his criminal activities.FOX News reported: According to a sworn statement by Capitol Police Captain Jason Bell, a witness Tuesday saw Cosko at a computer in a senator's office, where he used to work, a day after two other unnamed senators' information had been...
  • What can Melania Trump really accomplish in Africa? Plenty

    10/04/2018 8:52:46 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 5 replies
    The Dallas Morning News ^ | October 4, 2018 | Natalie Gonnella-Platts, Contributor
    Melania Trump is keen to make a difference in the lives of children around the world and noted as much during a speech at the 73rd U.N. General Assembly. In her remarks, she made direct mention of the good work being led by fellow first ladies Rebecca Akufo-Addo, Margaret Kenyatta and Gertrude Mutharika. First ladies, community activists and changemakers of all ages are moving the needle on important issues at local, national and regional levels. This work cannot be overlooked as Melania Trump travels to Ghana, Kenya, Malawi and Egypt. Trump cited a desire to replicate U.S. programs "that are...
  • Adorable! First Lady Melania Trump greets children in Ghana during Africa trip

    10/02/2018 3:13:59 PM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 18 replies
    YouTube ^ | Oct 2, 2018 | Voice of America
  • Ron Paul - Forcing Kids Into a Mental Health Ghetto

    09/14/2004 9:27:02 AM PDT · by jmc813 · 103 replies · 1,577+ views
    House Web Site ^ | 9-13-2004 | Rep. Ron PAul (R-TX)
    A presidential initiative called The “New Freedom Commission on Mental Health” has issued a report recommending forced mental health screening for every child in America, including preschool children. The goal is to promote the patently false idea that we have a nation of children with undiagnosed mental disorders crying out for treatment. One obvious beneficiary of the proposal is the pharmaceutical industry, which is eager to sell the psychotropic drugs that undoubtedly will be prescribed to millions of American schoolchildren under the new screening program. Of course a tiny minority of children suffer from legitimate mental illnesses, but the widespread...
  • U.N. Official Killed in West Bank

    11/22/2002 1:31:30 PM PST · by Tailgunner Joe · 29 replies · 217+ views
    Yahoo! ^ | Nov 22, 2002 | NICOLE WINFIELD
    A British aid worker was killed Friday in a U.N. compound in the West Bank during a gunbattle between Israeli troops and Palestinian gunmen — the first senior U.N. official to die in over two years of fighting. The United Nations accused Israeli soldiers of preventing an ambulance from immediately reaching Iain Hook, a senior manager for UNRWA, the U.N. agency that helps Palestinian refugees. The Israeli army said he was evacuated from the U.N. compound in the Jenin refugee camp as soon as possible. The death occurred hours after Israel reoccupied the West Bank town of Bethlehem for the...
  • Meet the other empty nesters. They’re dogs and they miss the kids, too

    09/13/2018 10:31:44 PM PDT · by thecodont · 18 replies
    The Boston Globe ^ | September 10, 2018 | By Beth Teitell, Globe Staff
    In Sudbury, an older Labradoodle named Reuben has been dragging himself up three flights of stairs and plopping himself in front of Kerani Verma’s room — vacant since she left for the University of Delaware — and just waiting. Gracie, a Newton goldendoodle, has put herself on a hunger strike since sisters Rachel and Emma Brown left for post-grad life and Tufts. She spends her nights snoozing near their empty beds. As for Wyatt, a yellow Lab in West Roxbury, he’s been sitting at the base of the staircase, listening for the command he’s been hearing for years — “Go...
  • Classic car auction raises $100k for two young kids whose parents tragically died months

    09/12/2018 7:36:21 PM PDT · by · 7 replies
    EG Auctions ^ | Sep 9, 2018
    Brent and Nicole Keryluke were killed on May 5th in a motorcycle accident leaving behind 3-year-old Liam and 6 year-old Arielle. Brent wanted to keep his 1973 Pontiac Parisienne for his son when he started driving. They're now being cared for by their grandparents. They didn’t want to part with the vehicle, but they didn't have a choice. They ended up taking it to an auction, where it was sold 3 times and donated back every time raising close to $100,000 for the family!
  • 81 Percent of Family TV Comedies Show Kids Being Exposed to Sexual Dialogue: Report

    09/12/2018 9:26:46 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 37 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 09/12/2018 | Samuel Smith
    Over 80 percent of prime-time network family comedy television shows have scenes in which adult characters use sexually explicit dialogue in front of children, a conservative media watchdog has warned. In a new report released Monday, the Parents Television Council has documented the widespread use of sexually charged language in television shows across multiple networks that the networks themselves are deeming to be family-friendly. "What we are seeing is the frog in the boiling water, where as the temperature goes up, the frog doesn't realize how hot it has gotten," Winter told The Christian Post in an interview. "We have...
  • Government to expand, extend Texas tent shelter for children

    09/11/2018 3:04:01 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 9 replies
    WSB-AM ^ | September 11, 2018
    The U.S. government will expand its tent shelter for immigrant minors crossing the southwest border to 3,600 beds and keep it open through the end of this year, an agency spokesman said Tuesday. The facility at Tornillo, Texas, which originally opened with a 360-bed capacity for 30 days, is being expanded based on how many children are in the care of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, agency spokesman Kenneth Wolfe said in a statement. Wolfe said the announced expansion was not due to the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy, which led to the separations of more than 2,500...
  • Bullied child refuses to fight back 'because it's not the Jedi way'

    08/29/2018 8:28:36 PM PDT · by Simon Green · 49 replies
    Yahoo! ^ | 08/29/18 | Chris Baynes
    A 10-year-old boy who needed hospital treatment after being beaten up by bullies, refused to fight back because “it’s not the Jedi way”, his mother said. Lizette Casanova said her son Aiden Vasquez “felt it in his soul not to hit the kid back”, while being tormented by a classmate at his California school. The Star Wars fan’s ordeal came to the attention of Mark Hamill – who played Luke Skywalker in the film series – who said of the boy, he was “astonished by his wisdom and courage”. Police are investigating an allegation of assault after Ms Casanova...
  • Charleston (W.Va.) Police Officer Accused of Leaving Kids in Hot Car

    08/28/2018 11:07:03 PM PDT · by Morgana · 15 replies
    WOWK TV NEWS 13 ^ | August 29, 2018 | WOWK
    KANAWHA COUNTY, WV (WOWK) - A Charleston Police Officer has been accused of leaving his two young sons in a hot car in a parking lot. According to the criminal complaint, Daniel Goffreda, 32, of Poca, WV, has been charged with two counts of Child Neglect Creating Risk of Injury. The Kanawha County Sheriff's Office says Goffreda drove to a Kroger in the Cross Lanes area on Sunday, Agust 26th, 2018 with his 2-year-old and 5-year-old sons in the car.
  • Twitter user says Dana Loesch’s kids should be ‘murdered’ but the platform says ‘NO violation’

    08/27/2018 4:13:55 PM PDT · by SleeperCatcher · 11 replies
    The National Sentinel ^ | 8/27/18 | USA Features
    Full headline: OUTRAGE: Twitter user says Dana Loesch’s kids should be ‘murdered’ but the platform says ‘NO violation’ Leftist Violence: If you needed another reason to be convinced that the social media giants are nothing but shills for the increasingly violent Left as well as abject hypocrites when it comes to enforcing behavioral policies, this should do it. During a discussion about the Jacksonville shootings — which, for the record, was apparently committed by a far-Left Trump-hating member of ‘the resistance’ — Loesch was broadsided by a threat to kill her children.
  • Children made up story about white man urinating on black child: police

    08/25/2018 3:10:41 AM PDT · by hiho hiho · 58 replies
    MLive ^ | Aug. 24, 2018 | John Tunison
    GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- A story about a white man urinating on a 5-year-old black child and calling her a racial slur was fabricated, police said. Grand Rapids police and prosecutors late Friday, Aug. 24 said they determined the story was not valid and said no charges would be issued against a 60-year-old man arrested following the initial report on Wednesday. Police said several children, all 7 or younger, were playing together sometime before 6 p.m. Wednesday when one of the children urinated on the 5-year-old girl. Kent County prosecutors said the parents of the children, in talking with them,...
  • President Trump and Melania Play with Kids at Children's Hospital Aug. 24, 2018

    08/24/2018 10:55:22 PM PDT · by Freedom'sWorthIt · 16 replies
    youtube ^ | 8/24/18 | Live Satellite News
    In case you missed this - just a little video to brighten your day/night.
  • Allow your Children to Play and Grow

    08/23/2018 7:23:35 PM PDT · by vannrox · 8 replies
    metallicman ^ | 20AUG18 | Editorial staff
    ...snip... When I grew up, all my male classmates were out shooting guns when they were seven. My father, of an urban liberal persuasion, wouldn’t let me near a firearm until I was 17. Still, I strongly believe that one of the most important skills a parent can teach their children is self defense. Dogs do it. Cats do it, tigers do it. Only domesticated animals like cows, sheep, chickens, turkeys, and domesticated pigs don’t. (I guess that is why we farm them for food. They don’t fight back.) Yes. Humans tend NOT to EAT animals that fight back. I...
  • When did parenting become so fearful?

    08/20/2018 1:32:41 PM PDT · by jonascord · 64 replies ^ | Aug 17, 2018 08:54AM EST | Malcolm Harris
    Why are Americans so suffocatingly weird about their kids nowadays? In a 2016 Pew survey, only 30 percent of parents said kids should be allowed to play in a public park unsupervised before they’re 13 years old, though the country’s streets have never been safer. And yet, this style of care doesn’t seem to benefit anyone involved: not kids, not society, and definitely not the parents themselves. Caregivers cling to their charges, afraid of everything and nothing in particular. We have to save the kids, but if pressed on why or from what or what are you doing, we can’t...
  • 37 Children Die In Hot Cars Each Year, According To A New Report

    08/18/2018 4:27:17 AM PDT · by sodpoodle · 55 replies
    CNN via simplemost ^ | 6/12/2018 | unknown
    The official start of summer comes later this month, but already children have died after being left unattended in hot cars, according to the nonprofit National Safety Council, drawing attention to an issue that kills an average of 37 children a year. The council released a report this month that says 742 US children died of heatstroke in vehicles between 1998 and 2017. Forty-two children died in these conditions in 2017, up from 39 the previous year. Just 21 states have laws regarding this issue, the report says; eight include the possibility of felony charges for individuals who deliberately leave...