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New Mexico Outlaws The Shaming Of Kids Who Can’t Afford Lunch (VIDEO)

New Mexico Outlaws The Shaming Of Kids Who Can’t Afford Lunch (VIDEO)

New Mexico has passed a law outlawing the act of shaming children for not having enough money for lunch. One child in Alabama actually got a stamp on his arm saying, “I need lunch money.” The father said: “I can’t think of one logical reason why anyone would stamp on a note on a child’s […]

Bullying Ruins Lives – Innovative New Program Aims To Change That (VIDEO)

Bullying Ruins Lives – Innovative New Program Aims To Change That (VIDEO)

Bullying – that nasty part of going to school that we all had to deal with. It seems to be getting worse with the popularity of social media, even causing many young people to think about and actually commit suicide. We have to do something to get it to stop. The town of Shawano in Wisconsin is taking […]

Kansas School District Bans Safety Pins Over Non-Existent ‘Disruptions’ After Election (VIDEO)

Kansas School District Bans Safety Pins Over Non-Existent ‘Disruptions’ After Election (VIDEO)

After President-elect Donald Trump was announced the winner, many of us who are in minority groups were (and still are) afraid to voice their opinions. Trump wants to take away rights from many groups, so Liberals started a movement to protest Trump’s hatred of women, Black people, the LGBT community, and every other minority you […]

Hateful Mom Pens Open Letter To Pet Owners: Your Dog Is Not A Baby (VIDEO)

Hateful Mom Pens Open Letter To Pet Owners: Your Dog Is Not A Baby (VIDEO)

I’m a vehemently childfree woman. My doctors thought I was weird to get myself fixed, but I know I don’t want children and I don’t want to pass my mental illness to a child. Many people out there slam women who are childfree by choice. They say condescending things such as: “You’ll change your mind.” […]

Unfortunately, Christians Are Still Obsessed About Which Bathrooms Transgender People Use (VIDEO)

Unfortunately, Christians Are Still Obsessed About Which Bathrooms Transgender People Use (VIDEO)

Earlier this year, the internet was buzzing with news of North Carolina’s ridiculous HB-2 law. It requires transgendered people to use the bathroom the corresponds to the gender they were assigned at birth, not the gender they identify with now. RWNJs used this to start a crusade against transgendered people. They were freaking out about […]

Debtors’ Prison For KIDS? Inability To Pay Juvenile Court Costs Leads To Jail Time (VIDEO)

Debtors’ Prison For KIDS? Inability To Pay Juvenile Court Costs Leads To Jail Time (VIDEO)

A new report issued by the Juvenile Law Center details how poor and minority children face harsher penalties when they, or their families, cannot pay required court costs.  The consequences of nonpayment are often way out of proportion to the harm caused, or the amount owed. As a result, poor kids, who disproportionately are members […]

Muslim American War Hero’s Parents To GOP: Dump The Donald (WITH VIDEOS)

Muslim American War Hero’s Parents To GOP: Dump The Donald (WITH VIDEOS)

By far, the most moving moment of the Democratic National Convention came when the parents of Captain Humayun Khan, a Muslim-American war hero who was blown up by an IED in Iraq, ripped into Donald Trump for his noxious Islamophobia and asked him if he’d ever. Well, it turns out that had a lot more […]

Exposing The Hurt Caused By Verbal Abuse (VIDEO)

Exposing The Hurt Caused By Verbal Abuse (VIDEO)

When you hear the term abuse, you probably think of violence. However, there are many ways people abuse each other. You may only think of verbal abuse as being a product of schoolyard bullying, but it happens in many other kinds of relationships. Many people in romantic relationships experience verbal abuse from their partner. Parents […]

Judge Will Uphold Suspension Of Boy With Pastry Gun

Judge Will Uphold Suspension Of Boy With Pastry Gun

In 2013, a 7-year-old boy was suspended for chewing a pastry into the shape of a gun, then pointing it at someone. The child then said “bang, bang.” The boy had to call up his dad to be picked up, since school officials detained him. Now a Maryland judge has upheld the two-day school suspension for […]

11 Strange Facts About The Duggar Family And Their Parenting (VIDEO)

11 Strange Facts About The Duggar Family And Their Parenting (VIDEO)

We’ve seen the Duggar family in the spotlight for years because of their TLC show, 19 Kids And Counting (or however many kids they’re up to now). They have some extreme religious views that shape how they raise their children. They have been investigated by Child Protective Services. One time the parents, Jim Bob and Michelle, […]

Schools Monitoring Students’ Social Media? Where Does It End?

Schools Monitoring Students’ Social Media? Where Does It End?

Public schools are beginning to monitor the social media accounts of their students. The schools are arguing that it is to prevent bomb threats and other threats that could be circulated online. This program, reported on Today, is monitoring Facebook and Twitter, among other social media applications. They monitor for certain key words such as […]

Detroit Parents And Students Voice Solidarity To DPS Sick-Outs While State Criminalizes Dissent

Detroit Parents And Students Voice Solidarity To DPS Sick-Outs While State Criminalizes Dissent

As legislation in Michigan attempting to criminalize teacher sick-outs creeps ever closer to passing in response to the direct action taken up by Detroit Public School (DPS) teachers standing up against the decrepit state of the city’s public schools, students and parents from the district are speaking out in support of the teachers’ actions. DPS […]

Detroit Teachers Deserve Respect

Detroit Teachers Deserve Respect

As a proud graduate of Detroit Public Schools, I take the recent sick outs personally. I stand with Detroit teachers in fighting against work environments that are counter-productive to student achievement. I learned early on in life that you must stand for what’s right. I Respect Teachers Because My Mother Led By Example My mother […]

After Their Six-Year-Old Son’s Death, Parents Find Surprise Note (IMAGE)

After Their Six-Year-Old Son’s Death, Parents Find Surprise Note (IMAGE)

Little Leland Shoemake, from Atlanta, GA, passed away on September 25 after fighting a rare infection called Balamuthia mandrillaris for a month. But after his parents finally went home to get little Leland some burial clothes, they found an unexpected surprise from him. They found this note: According to Leland’s mother, Amber Shoemaker, on the […]

Controversial Costuming Choice On New Star Wars Toy Causes Parents Concern

Controversial Costuming Choice On New Star Wars Toy Causes Parents Concern

Earlier this week, a news segment shed light on controversy surrounding a?Star Wars action figure. During a trip down the toy aisle with his two daughters, Fred Hill spotted a Princess Leia action figure from?Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. The single dad was shocked at what he found in his local Target Store. The […]

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