By A.P. Dillon Recently Billionaire Bill Gates made some comments on Climate change and 'saving the planet'. The comments were, shall we say, the kind of dumb we've come to expect from someone who thinks that because they are rich and famous, that their mess doesn't stink. We see this type of 'my mess doesn't stink' … Continue reading Capitalist Bill Gates: Socialism Will Save Us!
By A.P. Dillon A few weeks back, I wrote a piece called The Unintended Transparency of Obama's DOJ. This article is in that same theme of unintended transparency, only this time it's Common Core related. It seems that a lobbyist organization funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation was caught targeting Catholic schools over their pushback on … Continue reading The Unintended Transparency Of Common Core Lobbyists
By: Pat Austin SHREVEPORT --I was at the ballpark this weekend watching a local college baseball game. As I took my seat I noticed a lady a couple of rows behind me reading The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, and I wondered – does she know that’s below her Lexile level? She shouldn’t be reading … Continue reading Do You Know What Your Fifth Grader is Reading?
By A.P. Dillon How many of you missed the news blip Ben Jealous left the NAACP to go be a Venture Capitalist? He declined to specify his new salary but said it was about the same as it was at the NAACP — $285,000 in 2011, according to tax forms. When he announced his departure … Continue reading Social Justice, STEM and Gates
by Linda Szugyi Words have meaning. That's precisely the reason why progressives are always finding new words and phrases to describe the same old things. The meaning of a word has a pesky little way of conveying truth, and when your goals run contrary to public opinion about said truth, then you had better run to the … Continue reading Words Have Meaning, At Least Until The Product Is Rebranded