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Ed Secretary DeVos Moves Quickly to Hand Schools Over To the Koch Brothers, Heritage Foundation

March 17, 2017

Apparently it isn’t enough for Betsy DeVos to destroy the education system in her home state of Michigan by paying politicians copious amounts of money to honor her nefarious wishes and pass bills establishing charter schools and voucher programs. Noooo,…

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Trump’s Devastating War on Public Schools: Voucher Program Funnels Billions to Private Corps

March 17, 2017

If you already think public schools are drowning in the bathtub of direct government sabotage, wait until you read the latest news: Team Trump is seeking to gift $1.4 billion to school vouchers, including for use toward private schools, and…

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Betsy DeVos Faces Unprecedented Opposition As GOP Senators Vow Block (VIDEO)

February 2, 2017

Trump’s Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos got a two-for-one smackdown by two GOP senators who question her qualifications for leading the Department of Education. DeVos Now Faces Major Hurdles In a pair of back-to-back speeches Wednesday on the Senate…

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California: Democrats Feel The Bern As Sanders Supporters Revitalize The Party

January 20, 2017

California loves Bernie Sanders, and it shows. His supporters showed up en masse at normally staid party caucuses earlier this month, filling seats with a slate of delegates who may very well take over the largest Democratic Party organization outside…

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Birds Of A Feather: Disability Mocking Trump Picks JERK Who Picked On Disabled Kids For Atty. Gen.

November 29, 2016

Donald Trump Takes Another Swipe At The Disabled Donald Trump has proved himself time and again to be no friend to the disabled. There was, that stunning moment when he openly mocked a disabled reporter on national television. And then the…

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SHOCKER: Rightwing Talk Show Host Laments Creating Army Of Ignorant Fact-Hating Voters

August 16, 2016

When Oliver Darcy was interviewing a conservative radio host for a story he was working on about the rightwing media, something interesting happened: The truth came out. This conservative talk show host says the rightwing media is turning its followers…

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Criminalizing Childhood: These Schools Call The Cops On Little Kids — For Being Kids!

July 10, 2016

Children reported To Police. Their Crime? being Children. If you have kids in school, you might want to know what schools in New Jersey have been up to. ast May, the Collingswood Public School System adopted a policy requiring that…

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Latest Conservative Freak Out: “They’re Teaching Our Kids ISLAM!” (VIDEO)

July 2, 2015

Conservatives love to tear down the wall separating church and state when it fits their agenda and then build it back up when it’s convenient. Consider how many times we’ve seen folks on the political right argue that displaying the…

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Colorado Supreme Court Rejects Vouchers For Religious Schools

June 30, 2015

School voucher programs have been a hot button issue in education circles for over three decades now. Proponents of the scheme to give parents vouchers to put their children in private school argue that it rescues children from failing schools…

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10 Reasons Chris Christie Has No Business Announcing His Run From A NJ School (VIDEO)

June 28, 2015

New Jersey governor Chris Christie is widely perceived as corrupt to the core and only has a 30% approval rating among his own state’s voting public. Nevertheless, on Tuesday, June 30th, Christie plans to announce his run for the Presidency at the…

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