By a margin of over 3-1, members of the Missouri state senate overcame a marathon 2-day filibuster to approve a bill protecting religious freedom in the Show Me State.
In one of its most Orwellian schemes to date, the Obama administration is taking a page from Communist East Germany's infamous Stasi by asking teachers to start spying on American students so “extremists” can be reported to the FBI. Among others in the federal government's cross-hairs: pro-life activists, anarchists, environmentalists, animal-rights activists, Muslims, religious students critical of “Western corruption,” constitutionalists, and even children who simply criticize or question authorities too much.
Young New York City schoolchildren were forced to produce and then pledge allegiance to an “international flag,” sparking a nationwide outcry among parents and taxpayers outraged about indoctrination and globalism.
At issue is just a scientific paper about the hand. Nonetheless, its authors could now use a helping hand after receiving the back of someone else’s.
If you have children in government schools in or around the nation's capital city, beware. Top officials and education bureaucrats from Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia are looking to a mass-murdering communist dictatorship for help in reforming government schools. Seriously.
While serving as master of ceremonies at this year's Academy Awards on Sunday, Chris Rock used his opening monologue to spend ten and a half minutes denouncing Hollywood as racist. In his typically offensive style, Rock poked and prodded around the edges of the accusation for several minutes before stating, “You’re damn right Hollywood is racist.”
Leonardo DiCaprio has been acting since he was 14 years old. He has been nominated five times for an Oscar without winning. At Sunday's awards ceremony, he finally got to hear his name called. It was nice to see him honored for his years of solid acting and good performances. DiCaprio received the award for best actor for his performance in The Revenant. And he spent his speech “educating” the audience about global warming.
Spotlight received an Oscar for “best picture” at the 88th annual Academy Awards on Sunday Night. The film is a dramatization of the reporting by the Boston Globe on the sex abuse scandal within the Catholic Church. In his acceptance speech, producer Michael Sugar said, "This film gave a voice to survivors, and this Oscar amplifies that voice, which we hope will become a choir that will resonate all the way to the Vatican,” adding, "Pope Francis, it's time to protect the children and restore the faith."
Things must be made unequal to compensate for America’s inherent “racism,” states Critical Race Theory. The organizers of a New York City event are taking this principle to heart — and are expanding on it.
Almost since America’s founding, immigration has raised controversy. Though it has largely proven to be beneficial, there are real, legitimate concerns — especially now.